Complete Distal Biceps Rupture in a 55 year-old female

Zubair S Chaudry, Eric J Yakish, Corey R Wells, Jacob J Bingham, Carl Y Seon
2019 Journal of Rheumatology and Orthopedics  
Distal biceps tendon ruptures are relatively rare injuries in the female population, especially complete ruptures. As a result, the literature is limited on the subject. We report a case of a 55 year-old female, bus driver, with a complete distal biceps tear. She experienced a pop in her dominant arm while operating a compression hand brake. Surgical repair was performed for the distal biceps tendon through a single transverse incision approach using the BicepsButton (Arthrex, Naples, FL)
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