Achilles tendinosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Pain - achilles region

Patient Data

Age: 60 yrs
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Enthesophyte present. Thickening of soft tissue shadow of achillis tendon with calcification foci.

Modality: Ultrasound

Radiographic findings confirmed on ultrasound. Tendon hypervascularity present. Retrocalcaneal hypervascularity is noted without significant fluid.

Case Discussion

Features consistent of achilles tendinosis.

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Case Information

rID: 17567
Case created: 26th Apr 2012
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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