Hamstring tear

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Kung Fu player complains of acute severe left gluteal pain following exercise.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Partial tear of the origin of the left hamstring muscles mainly along the anterior aspect of the ischial tuberousity (semimembranosus origin) with fluid accumulation extending caudally within the intermuscular fat planes surrounding the semimembranosus tendon.

Annotated image

Partial tear of the origin of the left hamstring muscles mainly along the anterior aspect of the ischial tuberousity (semimembranosus origin) with fluid accumulation (circles).

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Case information

rID: 50348
Case created: 1st Jan 2017
Last edited: 3rd Jan 2017
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