Ultrasonographic Measurement of the Achilles and Supraspinatus Tendon Thicknesses in Patients with Chronic Lead Exposure


Baki A. E. , Yildizgoren M. T. , Kara M. , Ekiz T., Tutkun E., Ozcakar L.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.64, no.4, pp.384-387, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.7727/wimj.2014.086
  • Title of Journal : WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.384-387
  • Keywords: Achilles tendon, lead exposure, occupational disease, supraspinatus tendon, ultrasound, COLLAGEN-SYNTHESIS, BONE, RAT

Abstract

Objective: The study aimed to assess tendon thickness in patients with chronic occupational lead exposure by using ultrasonography.