Courtesy of Intermountain Medical Imaging, Boise, Idaho.
Figure 1 shows an magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a normal heel. Figure 2 shows a torn Achilles tendon with fluid collected at the site of the tear.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||David Bardana, MD, FRCSC - Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine|
|Last Revised||January 3, 2011|