Osteochondritis dissecans

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 16 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Defect of the articular surface of the medial femoral condyle, involving its lateral surface.

Modality: CT

Defect of the articular surface of the medial femoral condyle, involving its lateral surface. No intra-articular fragment can be identified. 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with osteochondritis dissecans.

Case courtesy of Bob Cook, MD. Western Memorial Regional Hospital Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

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Case Information

rID: 8299
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
Tags: knee, bob cook
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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