Lipoma arborescens - knee

Case contributed by Dr Amr Farouk


20 years old female patient with a swollen knee for over 1 year.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years old
Gender: Female

Intraarticular suprapatellar recess frond-like proliferation eliciting high T1 and T2 WI signal saturating on fat suppressed sequences.

Mild knee joint effusion.


Case Discussion

An example of lipoma arborescens of the knee.

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Case information

rID: 41466
Published: 4th Dec 2015
Last edited: 18th Jan 2016
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