Acromio-calvicular joint synovitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Non-traumatic pain in region of Acromio-calvicular joint. Recent radiograph of shoulder - Normal.

Patient Data

Age: 30 yrs
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

Symptomatic right AC joint shows capsular bulge due to synovial thickening along with hypervascularity. 

Asymptomatic AC joint is normal.

Cuff was normal ( Image not uploaded ).

Case Discussion

Findings are consistent with synovial thickening along with hypervascularity favour synovitis which become more obvious when compared to asymptomatic side.

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Case Information

rID: 27270
Case created: 26th Jan 2014
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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