Subscapularis calcific tendinosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic acute onset right shoulder pain - weakness - 2 days.

Patient Data

Age: 64 years
Gender: Male

X-ray shows calcification at site of subscapularis insertion.


Calcification focus is noted in subscapularis tendon.

Mild bursal effusion is noted with significant peribursal hypervascularity.

Case Discussion

Shoulder ultrasound

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Case information

rID: 20061
Case created: 1st Nov 2012
Last edited: 25th Sep 2015
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