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Brachialis Injury
Andrew Sonin, MD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Muscle strain, partial tear, or complete tear of brachialis muscle &/or tendon

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • MR Findings

                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                  • Imaging Recommendations

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                            • Treatment

                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                              • Consider

                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                  • Reporting Tips

                                    Selected References

                                    1. Crosswell S et al: Brachialis muscle tendon insertion avulsion fracture in a 6-year-old child. BMJ Case Rep. 2014
                                    2. Tourabi AC et al: Snapping brachialis. Diagn Interv Imaging. 94(4):453-6, 2013
                                    3. Krych AJ et al: Acute brachialis muscle rupture caused by closed elbow dislocation in a professional American football player. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 21(7):e1-5, 2012
                                    4. Murugappan KS et al: Acute traumatic brachialis rupture in a young rugby player: a case report. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 21(6):e12-4, 2012
                                    5. Wasserstein D et al: Traumatic brachialis muscle injury by elbow hyperextension in a professional hockey player. Clin J Sport Med. 20(3):211-2, 2010
                                    6. Sanal HT et al: Distal attachment of the brachialis muscle: anatomic and MRI study in cadavers. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 192(2):468-72, 2009
                                    7. Nishida Y et al: Brachialis muscle tear mimicking an intramuscular tumor: a report of two cases. J Hand Surg Am. 32(8):1237-41, 2007
                                    8. Holtzhausen LM et al: Elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand injuries among sport rock climbers. Clin J Sport Med. 6(3):196-203, 1996
                                    9. Falchook FS et al: Rupture of the distal biceps tendon: evaluation with MR imaging. Radiology. 190(3):659-63, 1994
                                    10. Fitzgerald SW et al: Distal biceps tendon injury: MR imaging diagnosis. Radiology. 191(1):203-6, 1994
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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • Terminology

                                      • Imaging

                                        • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                          • Clinical Issues

                                            • Diagnostic Checklist

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Definitions

                                                • Muscle strain, partial tear, or complete tear of brachialis muscle &/or tendon

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • MR Findings

                                                  • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                    • Imaging Recommendations

                                                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                        PATHOLOGY

                                                        • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                          • Presentation

                                                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                              • Treatment

                                                                DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                • Consider

                                                                  • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                    • Reporting Tips

                                                                      Selected References

                                                                      1. Crosswell S et al: Brachialis muscle tendon insertion avulsion fracture in a 6-year-old child. BMJ Case Rep. 2014
                                                                      2. Tourabi AC et al: Snapping brachialis. Diagn Interv Imaging. 94(4):453-6, 2013
                                                                      3. Krych AJ et al: Acute brachialis muscle rupture caused by closed elbow dislocation in a professional American football player. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 21(7):e1-5, 2012
                                                                      4. Murugappan KS et al: Acute traumatic brachialis rupture in a young rugby player: a case report. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 21(6):e12-4, 2012
                                                                      5. Wasserstein D et al: Traumatic brachialis muscle injury by elbow hyperextension in a professional hockey player. Clin J Sport Med. 20(3):211-2, 2010
                                                                      6. Sanal HT et al: Distal attachment of the brachialis muscle: anatomic and MRI study in cadavers. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 192(2):468-72, 2009
                                                                      7. Nishida Y et al: Brachialis muscle tear mimicking an intramuscular tumor: a report of two cases. J Hand Surg Am. 32(8):1237-41, 2007
                                                                      8. Holtzhausen LM et al: Elbow, forearm, wrist, and hand injuries among sport rock climbers. Clin J Sport Med. 6(3):196-203, 1996
                                                                      9. Falchook FS et al: Rupture of the distal biceps tendon: evaluation with MR imaging. Radiology. 190(3):659-63, 1994
                                                                      10. Fitzgerald SW et al: Distal biceps tendon injury: MR imaging diagnosis. Radiology. 191(1):203-6, 1994