Biceps Tendon Rupture Diagnosed by Physical Examination and Bedside Ultrasonography in the Emergency Department


Yildirim A. , AKDUR O. , Balci S., Beggi H.

JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, cilt.6, ss.78-80, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 6 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/jaemcr.2015.1188
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.78-80

Özet

Introduction: A complete tear of the proximal long head of biceps tendon is a rare clinical condition that is caused by direct or indirect trauma. We report the case of a patient with a proximal long-head biceps (PLHB) rupture diagnosed by bedside ultrasonography (BUS) and physical examination in the emergency department (ED).