Hamstring MRI - normal

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Posterior thigh pain. Sports injury.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

No muscle injury identified. Particularly, there is no muscle fiber hyperintensity or disruption. Proximal and distal tendons are intact and hypointense. No ischial bursal effusion. 

Case Discussion

Normal MRI hamstrings for reference. In a patient with an injury clinically, these are classified as "grade 0" per the British Athletics classification

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Case information

rID: 69761
Published: 21st Jul 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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