Copyright ©2011 Baishideng Publishing Group Co.
World J Orthop. Jul 18, 2011; 2(7): 57-66
Published online Jul 18, 2011. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v2.i7.57
Table 5 Percutaneous ultrasound-guided tenotomy: indications and contraindications
Chronic tendinosis refractory to conservative therapyInfection on overlying site
Common extensor tendinosis
Achilles tendinopathy
Patellar tendinopathy
Iliotibialis tendinopathy
Trigger finger
Symptomatic tendon releaseTumor on overlying site
Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Spastic cerebral palsy
Deformities of the foot
Rash on overlying site (relative)