Medial meniscus cyst

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Swelling and a few months history of knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Well-defined soft tissue swelling on medial aspect of knee.

Modality: Ultrasound

6.7 cm cyst was noted along the long axis of the knee.

Case Discussion


Arthroscopy confirmed a medial meniscal cyst.

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Case Information

rID: 10063
Case created: 19th Jun 2010
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Tag: cyst
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