Calcific tendinitis of the pectoralis major insertion

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


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Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Inflammation at the insertion site of the pectoralis major tendon with calcification, erosion of the humeral cortical bone, periostal reaction, and marrow oedema.

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Case information

rID: 16371
Case created: 13th Jan 2012
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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