Normal CT knee

Case contributed by Dr Jeffrey Cheng

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Ongoing knee pain

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
CT

No fracture identified. Incidental fabella seen in the lateral head of the gastrocnemius. Normal joint alignment.

Case Discussion

Normal CT Knee for reference. Of interest, there is a fabella seen in the lateral head of the gastrocnemius. This represents an accessory ossicle found in 10-30% of the normal population.

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Case information

rID: 60082
Published: 6th May 2018
Last edited: 7th May 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Mater Hospital

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