From the case: Achilles paratenonitis

Sagittal STIR
Modality: MRI (STIR)

- “ The Achilles tendon does not possess a synovial sheath. It is surrounded by a loose areolar tissue, called the paratenon. The paratenon is typical...”

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  • Tendon pathology - “ A number of processes can cause tendon pathology and there is a discrepancy in terminology reflecting the unclear pathophysiology.  Terminology ...”

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