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What does a linear area of fluid signal in the

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What does a linear area of fluid signal in the intraarticular biceps tendon on MRI indicate ?
What does "Long head of the biceps tendon is markedly thickened and increased in signal" on MRI mean ?
What is the appox cost in surgical repair, if indicated, in these findings ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question

Any other medical issues?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do not see an answer to my questions.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

This is simply tendinitis

inflammation in the tendon

you don't need surgery.

just PT and rest

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

please don't forget a positive rating. I appreciate it. :)

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