Achilles tendinosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Pain around the achilles region

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

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


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
Published: 26th Apr 2012
Last edited: 5th Apr 2020
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