Identification and differentiation of gluteus medius tendon pathology using ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging.


La Trobe Sports and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, La Trobe University, Bundoora, 3086, Australia. Electronic address: [Email]


It has been suggested that imaging findings play a role in directing treatment for Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome. Structural diagnoses associated with Greater Trochanter Pain Syndrome include gluteal tendinosis, and partial- or full-thickness gluteal tendon tears. However, few studies have compared imaging to confirmed tendon pathology observed during surgery.


Hip,Imaging,Musculoskeletal disorders,

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