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[PsA] Enthesiopathy Achilles tendon

Patient Positioning

Patient lies prone, foot hanging out of the examination table.

Probe Positioning

Place the transducer on a sagittal plane over the achilles tendon, which is easily palpated.

Probe Placement Foot
Probe Placement Foot

Note: postinflammatory calcification of the enthesis of the achilles tendon in a patient with psoriatic arthritis