Lipohaemarthrosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

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Trauma to anterior aspect of knee

Patient Data

Age: about 40 yrs
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

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Modality: Ultrasound

Radiograph - Undisplaced fracture of patella with suprapatellar soft tissue prominence. No fat fluid level because it is not cross table lateral view.

USG - Cortical breach in patella. Fat blood level in suprapatellar pouch.

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Case Information

rID: 21123
Case created: 5th Jan 2013
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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