Ultrasonographic evaluation of calcific tendinitis
, tear in supraspinatus tendon and biceps tendinitis Diabetic patients Calcific tendinitis
8 (17.4%) Partial tear in supraspinatus tendon 4 (8.7%) Full thickness tear in supraspinatus tendon 8 (17.4%) Biceps tendinitis 10 (19.0%) Control patients Calcific tendinitis
7 (13.5%) Partial tear in supraspinatus tendon 1 (1.9%) Full thickness tear in supraspinatus tendon 2 (3.8%) Biceps tendinitis 6 (13.0%) Statistical analysis (*) Calcific tendinitis
p<0.05 Partial tear in supraspinatus tendon p<0.05 Full thickness tear in supraspinatus tendon p<0.05 Biceps tendinitis p>0.05 Frequency (percentage in the group); (*) t-test Table 3.
The calcification of the superior tendon of the longus coli, on CT scan (Figure 1, red arrow), confirms the diagnosis of calcific tendinitis
. (2) MRI scan reveals the effusion, as shown Figure 2 (red arrow), but is not the gold standard as the calcification may be missed.
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in calcific tendinitis
of the shoulder.
of the longus coli [sic]: Diagnosis by CT.
: a review of the usual and unusual.
Arthroscopic management of calcific tendinitis
of the subscapularis tendon.
Weber, "Calcific tendinitis
of the peroneus longus: case report," Foot & Ankle International, vol.
The radiological differential diagnosis includes periosteal chondroma, and if any intra-lesional calcification calcific tendinitis
and synovial chondromatosis also kept in mind.
Acute retropharyngeal tendinitis (calcific tendinitis
of the longus colli), initially described by Hartley in 1964, is an acute inflammatory condition of the longus colli tendon.
(2,3,7,8) There are articles examining adductor tears (9) and calcific tendinitis
of the adductor magnus.
TABLE 5 Summary grid of shoulder pain guidelines * Capsulitis, bursitis, tendinitis, Therapy Calcific tendinitis
nonspecific pain Ultrasound A C Exercise ID ID TENS ID ID Massage ID ID Thermotherapy ID ID EMG biofeedback ID ID Electrical stimulation ID ID Combined rehabili- tation mudalities ID ID * Adapted from the Philadelphia Panel Members and Ottawa Methods.
Retropharyngeal calcific tendinitis
: Report of five cases and review of the literature.