Hourglass biceps tendon

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Amir Rezaee et al.

An hourglass biceps tendon refers to severe enlargement of the intra-articular portion of the biceps tendon which can entrap inside joint during flexion and become symptomatic. It can be associated with accumulation of fluid in tendon sheath within the bicipital groove.  

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rID: 44507
Section: Pathology
Tags: case, ref
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Hourglass biceps tendon
  • Hourglass shaped biceps
  • Hourglass shaped biceps tendon

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