Extruded meniscus

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Non-traumatic knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

One leg standing PA view of knee shows medial joint space reduction with osteophytes.

There is soft tissue bulge along medial joint line.

There is genu varus.

Ultrasound

Coronal view of symptomatic medial knee - shows osteophytes, space reduction, extruded meniscus.

Coronal view of asymptomatic medial knee - for comparison.

Case Discussion

Finding of extruded medial meniscus in case of medial femoro-tibial compartement degenerative changes.

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Case information

rID: 17569
Case created: 26th Apr 2012
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
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