TITLE

Distal Biceps Tendon Injuries

AUTHOR(S)
Miyamoto, Ryan G.; Elser, Florian; Millett, Peter J.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Sep2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 11, p2128
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the distal biceps tendon injuries of which the ruptures are accompanied by acute pain. In the process, the hook test is reliable for diagnosing ruptures and magnetic resonance imaging to provide information on the integrity of the tendon. In addition, fixation techniques include the use of bone tunnels, suture anchors and interference screws.
ACCESSION #
53896802

 

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