Melorheostosis of the knee

Case contributed by Dr Sinéad Culleton

Presentation

Right knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Irregular striated areas of sclerosis affecting the medial femoral and tibial condyles and extending inferiorly along the medial aspect of the right tibial shaft. Note also made of a periosteal reaction along the medial aspect of the distal femoral shaft. Findings highly suggestive of melorheostosis.

MRI

There is sclerosis of the posteriomedial femoral condyle and medial tibial plateau associated with patient's diagnosis of melorheostosis

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Case information

rID: 40643
Case created: 28th Oct 2015
Last edited: 29th Oct 2015
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