Total rotator cuff rupture

Complete rupture of the supra and infraspinatus tendon with retraction and fatty atrophy of the muscles

Clinical information

Impaired function

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Complete rupture of the supra and infraspinatus tendon with retraction and fatty atrophy of the muscles

Supraspinatus tendon rupture with small intact anterior part next to the biceps tendon
Supraspinatus tendon rupture with small intact anterior part next to the biceps tendon
Complete rupture of the supra and infraspinatus tendon transverse
Complete rupture of the supra and infraspinatus tendon transverse
Complete rupture of the infraspinatus tendon and naked cartilage
Complete rupture of the infraspinatus tendon and naked cartilage
Atrophy of the infraspinatus muscle
Atrophy of the infraspinatus muscle

Complete rupture of the supra and infraspinatus tendon rupture with retraction and fatty atrophy of the muscles

Atrophy of the supraspinatus muscle
Atrophy of the supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle
Atrophy of the supraspinatus muscle
Atrophy of the supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle
Normal supraspinatus muscle

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 54
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System