Baker's cyst

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Painful knee for 10 days. No trauma

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Small joint effusion. No fracture. Posterior soft tissue swelling. 

Modality: Ultrasound

Popliteal cyst present. Mininal fluid is seen at inferior end of the cyst in subcutenous plane suggesting possible early rupture / leak.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 12520
Case created: 10th Dec 2010
Last edited: 24th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

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

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.