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Musculo Skeletal Joints and Tendons | 6.2 Elbow
Case 6.2.5 Olecranon bursa and triceps tendon insertion


Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a thickened fluid filled bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa and soft tissue edema
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa with a vascularized wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa with a vascularized wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with fluid and thickened nodular wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with calcifications
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis (infected) with air and fluid in the bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Glass fragments in the olecranon bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis in a patient with gout
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis filled with echogenic material in a patient with gout
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with hyperechoic material (tophus) in a patient with gout
Triceps tendon insertion:
Triceps tendon insertion tendinopathy with bony irregularities tendon swelling with neovascularity calcifications and thickened bursa
Triceps tendon insertion:
Pitfall: multiple glas fragments in the triceps tendon that could be mistaken for calcifications
Triceps tendon insertion:
Old triceps rupture with extensive calcifications (myositis ossificans)
Triceps tendon insertion:
Bony avulsion of the olecranon, but part of the triceps insertion is still intact
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a thickened fluid filled bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa and soft tissue edema
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa with a vascularized wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with a fluid filled bursa with a vascularized wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with fluid and thickened nodular wall
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with calcifications
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis (infected) with air and fluid in the bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Glass fragments in the olecranon bursa
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis in a patient with gout
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis filled with echogenic material in a patient with gout
Olecranon bursitis:
Olecranon bursitis with hyperechoic material (tophus) in a patient with gout
Triceps tendon insertion:
Triceps tendon insertion tendinopathy with bony irregularities tendon swelling with neovascularity calcifications and thickened bursa
Triceps tendon insertion:
Pitfall: multiple glas fragments in the triceps tendon that could be mistaken for calcifications
Triceps tendon insertion:
Old triceps rupture with extensive calcifications (myositis ossificans)
Triceps tendon insertion:
Bony avulsion of the olecranon, but part of the triceps insertion is still intact
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