"Superior cleft sign" as a marker of rectus abdominus/adductor longus tear in patients with suspected sportsman's hernia.
AffiliationRadiology Department, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Cappagh Road, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland.
Local subject classificationHERNIA, INGUINAL
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Reproducibility of Results
Sensitivity and Specificity
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CitationMurphy G et al. "Superior cleft sign" as a marker of rectus abdominus/adductor longus tear in patients with suspected sportsman's hernia. Skeletal Radiol. 2013, 42 (6):819-25
AbstractWe describe a new imaging sign, the "superior cleft sign", identified at both symphysography and MRI, which should be used as a marker of rectus abdominis/adductor longus attachment tearing.
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