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Baker cyst

Case contributed by Dr Alex Lim Tat Leong

Presentation

Posterior knee swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Fluid filled cyst noted between the medial head of the gastrocnemius and the semimembranosus tendon taking appearance of a "speech bubble".

Case Discussion

Classical ultrasound features of a Baker cyst

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Case information

rID: 71478
Published: 8th Oct 2019
Last edited: 30th Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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