Meniscal calcifcation

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Intra-articular calcification along with changes of osteoarthritis.

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with meniscal calcification, which can be a predisposing factor to osteoarthritis of the knee joint and is part of a spectrum of chondrocalcinosis.

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Case information

rID: 22147
Case created: 15th Mar 2013
Last edited: 9th Jul 2016
Tag: knee
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