Calcific tendinitis of rectus femoris tendon

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic acute onset of left hip pain - 2 days. Referred for radiograph and Hip ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 30 yrs
Gender: Female

Faint calcification near left anterior inferior iliac spine.

Calcification is noted in rectus femoris with local hypervascularity. No hip effusion is noted.

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Case information

rID: 21246
Published: 12th Jan 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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