Cyclops lesion

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert


Loss of motion range 12 weeks after ACL repair.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

A rounded fibrotic lesion with moderate vascularity (scar tissue) has formed between the anterior border of the ACL graft and Hoffa's fat pad.

Case Discussion

The denomination as cyclops lesion refers to the appearance at arthroscopy.

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