Olecranon bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Muhammad Essam

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Swelling at the posterior elbow

Modality: MRI

Large amount of fluid signal is seen distending the olecranon bursa, being superficial to the olecranon process. The bursa showed unfiorm synovial lining with thin septations and synovial fringes.

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Case Information

rID: 29188
Case created: 8th May 2014
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
Tag: elbow
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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