Sacrotuberous ligament: relationship to normal, torn, and retracted hamstring tendons on MR images.

  title={Sacrotuberous ligament: relationship to normal, torn, and retracted hamstring tendons on MR images.},
  author={Guillaume Bierry and F Joseph Simeone and Joanne P Borg-Stein and Philippe Clavert and William Palmer},
  volume={271 1},
PURPOSE To evaluate continuity of the sacrotuberous ligament (STL) in normal and abnormal hamstring (HS) tendons on magnetic resonance (MR) images and to test the hypothesis that greater degrees of HS retraction are correlated with STL discontinuity. MATERIALS AND METHODS The institutional review board approved this retrospective HIPAA-compliant study and waived informed consent. Control cohort comprised 33 patients (mean age, 54.1 years) without HS abnormalities at hip MR arthrography. Study… CONTINUE READING
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