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Patient referred to the radiology service for routine examination. No history of trauma.
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Accessory ossicle (fabella) at the lateral head insertion of the gastrocnemius muscle can be seen bilaterally.
Fabella is an accessory ossicle relatively common in the general population, representing a normal radiological finding without clinical relevance.
Contributed by Dr. Hemilianna Hadassa Silva Matozinho M.D. and Dr. Arthemizio Antônio Lopes Rocha M.D.