Extruded meniscus

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
Modality: 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.

Modality: 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
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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