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Calcific supraspinatus tendinitis with extension into the bone

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Aggravating shoulder pain for several months, also at night and at rest.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Tendinitis and peritendinitis of the suprasipnatus tendon with a large erosive cyst in the major tuberosity containing signal void calcific material. Surrounding diffuse bone edema.

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Case information

rID: 16996
Published: 7th Mar 2012
Last edited: 27th Feb 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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