Various trauma

Fracture of the lesser tubercle with an intact suscapularis insertion and hemarthrosis

Clinical information

Pain after trauma. Initial X ray was interpreted as normal

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Fracture of the lesser tubercle with an intact suscapularis insertion and hemarthrosis

Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Normal tendon transverse
Normal tendon transverse
Irregular contour with fragments
Irregular contour with fragments
Irregular contour with fragments
Irregular contour with fragments
Hemarthrosis around the biceps tendon transverse
Hemarthrosis around the biceps tendon transverse
Hemarthrosis around the biceps tendon transverse
Hemarthrosis around the biceps tendon transverse

The fracture is difficult to see on the conventional X ray

Fracture of the lesser tubercle with an intact suscapularis insertion and hemarthrosis

CT scan
CT scan
CT scan

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 30
  • Body part: Shoulder

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System