Image of the Week – Achilles Tendon Rupture

The Image of the Week comes to us from Drs Kahra Nix, Jose Rosa, and Jeremy Whitley & MS4s Eli and Rachel who used ultrasound to evaluate an athletic young man who experienced pain and a pop in his ankle whlle playing basketball. Can you identify the normal and abnormal structures below?


Thanks for all of your great images this week!

Happy Scanning!


Sierra Beck MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Emergency Medicine

Emory University SOM

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