Quadriceps tendon tear

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

M / 50 yrs. Trauma 4 mths back. No MRI was done because cardiac valve replacement which not MR compatible.

Modality: Ultrasound

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Case Discussion

Tear of quadriceps tendon is seen.

Retracted tendon is about 5 cm proximal to upper pole of patella.

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Case Information

rID: 12805
Case created: 12th Jan 2011
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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