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Can MRI or ultrasound detect improper healing of the Achilles tendon and surrounding paratenon?

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In brief: Yes

Depending on the person doing ultrasound, his or her technical ability on utilizing ultrasound.
I would prefer MRI and done by a experienced radiologist. It can take some time to heal and this area is poorly vascularized .

In brief: Yes

Depending on the person doing ultrasound, his or her technical ability on utilizing ultrasound.
I would prefer MRI and done by a experienced radiologist. It can take some time to heal and this area is poorly vascularized .
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