Bucket-handle tear of the medial meniscus

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy

Presentation

Knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI
  • Bucket-handle tear of the posterior horn medial meniscus with the torn fragment is displaced medially within the intercondylar notch below the PCL (double PCL sign).
  • Mild joint effusion.

Case Discussion

  • bucket-handle tear of the posterior horn medial meniscus.
  • mild joint effusion.
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Case Information

rID: 25183
Case created: 10th Oct 2013
Last edited: 20th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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