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Knee joint osteoarthritis

Case contributed by Dr Balint Botz

Presentation

Chronic knee pain, varus joint deformity.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Female
X-ray
  • Marked, predominantly medial joint space narrowing and subchondral sclerosis. 
  • Periarticular osteophyte formation.
  • Secondary varus deformity. 

Case Discussion

Typical presentation of advanced (Kellgren-Lawrence grade III.) knee joint osteoarthritis

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Case information

rID: 83886
Published: 7th Nov 2020
Last edited: 7th Nov 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: University of Pécs

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