Anterior cruciate ligament ganglion cyst

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard
Diagnosis certain


Knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

MRI demonstrates fluid intensity cystic regions closely related to the anterior cruciate ligament, and extending between the two bands of the ligament anteriorly. These features are characteristic of incidental ACL ganglion cysts which are often an incidental and asymptomatic finding.

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