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Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear"
Posted by 02 Viggen (more from 02 Viggen) on Wed, 19 Jun 2019 09:12:23
In Reply to: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", Scott Paterson [Profile/Gallery]
, Tue, 18 Jun 2019 10:51:34
MRI does not have the resolution to distinguish between the appearance of tendinosis vs. a partial tear. Tendinosis is mucoid degeneration (soft, lacking collagen fibers) of a tendon, and a partial tear is a tear that does not go all the way through. In my experience, when you see high T2 signal on the MRI, there is a partial tear. Ultrasound is able to distinguish between these. You would want to go to a sports med doc who has been doing their own ultrasound scanning for a few years, to make sure you're getting an accurate scan.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", Scott Paterson , Tue, 18 Jun 2019 10:51:34
- Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", Tom G , Fri, 21 Jun 2019 05:54:40
- Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", DE , Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:04:37
- Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", Notnoel , Wed, 19 Jun 2019 09:13:27
- Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", 02 Viggen, Wed, 19 Jun 2019 09:12:23 <-- Viewing This Message
- My non-medical guess, MI-Roger , Wed, 19 Jun 2019 03:20:45
- Re: Help with MRI Language - "Versus Partial Tear", Ed W, Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:41:211
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