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Calcific Tendinopathy, Rotator Cuff
Michael J. Tuite, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Synonyms

              • Calcific tendinitis &/or bursitis, calcific tendinosis, calcific periarthritis
            • Definitions

              • Calcium hydroxyapatite deposition (Ca HAD) in shoulder tendons and bursa

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Ultrasonographic Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                          • Reporting Tips

                                            Selected References

                                            1. Lanza E et al: Ultrasound-guided percutaneous irrigation in rotator cuff calcific tendinopathy: what is the evidence? A systematic review with proposals for future reporting. Eur Radiol. 25(7):2176-83, 2015
                                            2. Louwerens JK et al: Prevalence of calcific deposits within the rotator cuff tendons in adults with and without subacromial pain syndrome: clinical and radiologic analysis of 1219 patients. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. ePub, 2015
                                            3. Malghem J et al: Intraosseous migration of tendinous calcifications: cortical erosions, subcortical migration and extensive intramedullary diffusion, a SIMS series. Skeletal Radiol. ePub, 2015
                                            4. Vignesh KN et al: Efficacy of ultrasound-guided percutaneous needle treatment of calcific tendinitis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 204(1):148-52, 2015
                                            5. Cho NS et al: Radiologic course of the calcific deposits in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: Does the initial radiologic aspect affect the final results? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. Epub ahead of print, 2009
                                            6. Serafini G et al: Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis: short-term and 10-year outcomes after two-needle us-guided percutaneous treatment--nonrandomized controlled trial. Radiology. 252(1):157-64, 2009
                                            7. Siegal DS et al: Calcific tendinitis: a pictorial review. Can Assoc Radiol J. 60(5):263-72, 2009
                                            8. Yoo JC et al: The outcome of ultrasound-guided needle decompression and steroid injection in calcific tendinitis. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. Epub ahead of print, 2009
                                            9. del Cura JL et al: Sonographically guided percutaneous needle lavage in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: short- and long-term results. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 189(3):W128-34, 2007
                                            10. Zubler C et al: MR arthrography in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: diagnostic performance and pitfalls. Eur Radiol. 17(6):1603-10, 2007
                                            11. Peters J et al: Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder. Skeletal Radiol. 33(12):712-8, 2004
                                            12. Prato N et al: Calcific tendinitis of the rotator cuff as a cause of drooping shoulder. Skeletal Radiol. 32(2):82-5, 2003
                                            13. Aina R et al: Calcific shoulder tendinitis: treatment with modified US-guided fine-needle technique. Radiology. 221(2):455-61, 2001
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                                            KEY FACTS

                                            • Terminology

                                              • Imaging

                                                • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                  • Pathology

                                                    • Clinical Issues

                                                      TERMINOLOGY

                                                      • Synonyms

                                                        • Calcific tendinitis &/or bursitis, calcific tendinosis, calcific periarthritis
                                                      • Definitions

                                                        • Calcium hydroxyapatite deposition (Ca HAD) in shoulder tendons and bursa

                                                      IMAGING

                                                      • General Features

                                                        • Radiographic Findings

                                                          • CT Findings

                                                            • MR Findings

                                                              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                                • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                  DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                    PATHOLOGY

                                                                    • General Features

                                                                      • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                        • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                          CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                          • Presentation

                                                                            • Demographics

                                                                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                • Treatment

                                                                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                  • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                    • Reporting Tips

                                                                                      Selected References

                                                                                      1. Lanza E et al: Ultrasound-guided percutaneous irrigation in rotator cuff calcific tendinopathy: what is the evidence? A systematic review with proposals for future reporting. Eur Radiol. 25(7):2176-83, 2015
                                                                                      2. Louwerens JK et al: Prevalence of calcific deposits within the rotator cuff tendons in adults with and without subacromial pain syndrome: clinical and radiologic analysis of 1219 patients. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. ePub, 2015
                                                                                      3. Malghem J et al: Intraosseous migration of tendinous calcifications: cortical erosions, subcortical migration and extensive intramedullary diffusion, a SIMS series. Skeletal Radiol. ePub, 2015
                                                                                      4. Vignesh KN et al: Efficacy of ultrasound-guided percutaneous needle treatment of calcific tendinitis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 204(1):148-52, 2015
                                                                                      5. Cho NS et al: Radiologic course of the calcific deposits in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: Does the initial radiologic aspect affect the final results? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. Epub ahead of print, 2009
                                                                                      6. Serafini G et al: Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis: short-term and 10-year outcomes after two-needle us-guided percutaneous treatment--nonrandomized controlled trial. Radiology. 252(1):157-64, 2009
                                                                                      7. Siegal DS et al: Calcific tendinitis: a pictorial review. Can Assoc Radiol J. 60(5):263-72, 2009
                                                                                      8. Yoo JC et al: The outcome of ultrasound-guided needle decompression and steroid injection in calcific tendinitis. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. Epub ahead of print, 2009
                                                                                      9. del Cura JL et al: Sonographically guided percutaneous needle lavage in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: short- and long-term results. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 189(3):W128-34, 2007
                                                                                      10. Zubler C et al: MR arthrography in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: diagnostic performance and pitfalls. Eur Radiol. 17(6):1603-10, 2007
                                                                                      11. Peters J et al: Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in calcific tendinitis of the shoulder. Skeletal Radiol. 33(12):712-8, 2004
                                                                                      12. Prato N et al: Calcific tendinitis of the rotator cuff as a cause of drooping shoulder. Skeletal Radiol. 32(2):82-5, 2003
                                                                                      13. Aina R et al: Calcific shoulder tendinitis: treatment with modified US-guided fine-needle technique. Radiology. 221(2):455-61, 2001