Distal biceps partial tendon tear

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Sharp pain in the distal upper arm while lifting something heavy.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Bright T2 signal around and within the distal biceps tendon near its insertion on the radial tuberosity. No disruption.

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Case information

rID: 18197
Published: 18th Jun 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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