Ring meniscus

A.Prof Frank Gaillard and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

A ring meniscus is a very rare anatomical variant of the lateral meniscus of the knee. The inner margin of a ring meniscus on coronal images can easily be mistaken for a bucket-handle meniscal tear displaced into the intercondylar space, so it is usually diagnosed during arthroscopy. 

Anatomy: Lower limb
Share article

Article information

rID: 33068
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Ring-shaped meniscus

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.