Achilles tendon tear

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Sudden pain and audible snap in the heel while playing squash 2 days before the examination.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Complete rupture with adapted ends and profuse haematoma.

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Case information

rID: 17618
Published: 30th Apr 2012
Last edited: 15th Jul 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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