Sonographic anatomy and dynamic study of the normal iliopsoas musculotendinous junction

  title={Sonographic anatomy and dynamic study of the normal iliopsoas musculotendinous junction},
  author={Rapha{\"e}l Guillin and {\'E}tienne Cardinal and Nathalie J Bureau},
  journal={European Radiology},
The objective of the study was to document the anatomy of the iliopsoas muscle at the level of the groin with the use of sonography. At the same time, behaviour of the muscle during external rotation-flexion and abduction was dynamically evaluated. Forty-two hips in 21 asymptomatic volunteers were studied in static and dynamic conditions. Four bundles of the iliopsoas muscle were identified in all patients. A fifth one was found in only two hips. During dynamic study, a snap was explained by… CONTINUE READING


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