Traumatic lesions of the extensor tendons

Extensor pollicis longus rupture

Clinical information

Impaired extension of the thumb

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Extensor pollicis longus rupture

Retracted distal stump longitudinal
Retracted distal stump longitudinal
Retracted distal stump transverse
Retracted distal stump transverse
Slightly thickened distal extensor tendon longitudinal
Slightly thickened distal extensor tendon longitudinal
Normal distal extensor tendon longitudinal
Normal distal extensor tendon longitudinal
Retracted distal stump longitudinal
Retracted distal stump longitudinal
Intact extensor pollicis longus tendon
Intact extensor pollicis longus tendon

Extensor pollicis longus rupture

Absent extensor pollicis longus tendon transverse
Absent extensor pollicis longus tendon transverse
Intact extensor pollicis longus tendon transverse
Intact extensor pollicis longus tendon transverse
Retracted proximal stump transverse
Retracted proximal stump transverse
Retracted proximal stump longitudinal
Retracted proximal stump longitudinal

cineloops

Distal stump transverse
Distal stump longitudinal
Absent EPL at Listers tubercle and proximal stump
Absent EPL at the distal intersection
EPL on the normal side transverse

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 62
  • Body part: Wrist

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System