Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hip

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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Evaluation of the Hip


  • Joint abnormalities: hip effusion, labral tear, paralabral cyst, femoro-acetabular impingement, hip arthroplasty
  • Bursal Pathology: trochanteric pain syndrome, trochanteric bursitis, iliopsoas bursal fluid
  • Muscle and tendon injury:  acute muscle and tendon injury, tendinosis, semimembranosus tear, sports hernia, complete tear adductor longus, rectus femoris tear, calcific tendinosis, iliopsoas hemorrhage
  • Snapping Hip syndrome
  • Miscellaneous pathology: Morel-Lavallée lesion; Acute and Chronic cellulitis
  • Soft-tissue abscess
  • Inflammatory myositis
  • Lymph node evaluation
  • Soft-tissue myxoma
  • Soft-tissue sarcoma



Upon completion of this enduring material, you should be able to accomplish the following:

  • Outline the hip anatomy and recognize ultrasound appearance of the normal hip
  • Identify common hip pathology as seen with ultrasound
  • State the importance of dynamic ultrasound imaging of the snapping hip
  • Recognize that bursitis is uncommon in a patient with a painful trochanter


Date of Original Release: 2/23/2015
This edition valid for credit through: 2/23/2018

Video Length: 00:58:00