[Subcutaneous rupture of tendons and muscles of the extremities].

@article{Levitski1987SubcutaneousRO,
  title={[Subcutaneous rupture of tendons and muscles of the extremities].},
  author={F A Levitskiĭ and V A Nochevkin},
  journal={Vestnik khirurgii imeni I. I. Grekova},
  year={1987},
  volume={138 3},
  pages={88-91}
}
Under study there were 278 patients with 285 subcutaneous ruptures of tendons and muscles of the upper and lower extremities. The tendon of the long head of the humeral biceps muscle and Achilles tendon are most liable to subcutaneous ruptures (123 patients--43.2% and 97 patients--34% respectively). Pathohistological examinations have shown that… CONTINUE READING