Rotator cuff (fetus)

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Presented for an anomaly scan with the history of 23 wks amenorrhoea.

Patient Data

Age: 25 yrs
Gender: Female

There is a single live intrauterine fetus. Maturity corresponds to the period of amenorrhoea. The fetal anatomical survey is normal.

Images show rotator cuff - supraspinatus tendon - muscle, infraspinatus tendon - muscle and biceps tendon. Subscapularis could not be seen.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound shows rotator cuff tendon except for subscapularis tendon in a fetus with the maturity of 23 wks.

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Case information

rID: 54905
Case created: 5th Aug 2017
Last edited: 29th Aug 2017
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