Celery stalk sign in ACL mucoid degeneration

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Note the thickened high signal ACL consistent with mucoid degeneration. Fibers can nonetheless be seen in continuity (best seen in sag PD). This feature has been likened to the appearance of celery and is therefore known as the celery stalk sign

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 3580
Published: 27th May 2008
Last edited: 29th Dec 2019
Tag: knee, acl
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

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

 Thank you for updating your details.