Ostochondritis dissecans

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda

Presentation

Rright knee pain since 6 weeks

Patient Data

Age: 16 years.
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

There is a well-corticated bone fragment adjacent to the medial femoral condyle, representing fragmentation of its articular surface.

Case Discussion

Osteochondritis dissecans classically it affects the lateral surface of the medial femoral condyle. It may lead to intraarticular loose bodies.

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Case Information

rID: 30800
Case created: 4th Sep 2014
Last edited: 9th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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