Search form

Hematoma and tear of the quadriceps femoris muscles (vastus lateralis)

Patient Positioning

Patient lies on the opposite hip.

Probe Positioning

Place the transducer over the greater trochanter as a landmark and shift the probe distally over the femoral bone and the corresponding muscles.

Probe Placement Hip
Probe Placement Hip
note: patient under oral anticoagulation after fall with hematoma and tear of vastus lateralis muscle