Common extensor tendon tear - elbow

Case contributed by Dr Wadah Ahmed

Presentation

Pain at lateral aspect of right elbow.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Irregular hypo-to-anechoic area seen at proximal portion of the common extensor tendon at lateral side of the right elbow.

Case Discussion

Hypoechoic tear is highly suspected involving the central portion of the proximal common extensor tendon of the right elbow.

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Case information

rID: 66952
Published: 13th Mar 2019
Last edited: 15th Mar 2019
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