Olecranon bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Muhammad Essam

Presentation

Swelling at the posterior elbow

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
Published: 8th May 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: elbow
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