Patellar tendon-lateral femoral condyle friction syndrome
Anterior pain of the left knee with a recent sports injury.
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The MRI sequences demonstrate a focal area of high signal on PD fat sat (edema) installed the inferolateral aspect of the patellofemoral joint, within the superolateral portion of Hoffa's fat pad. The Install-Salvati ratio was at 1.45 (patella Alta).
MRI findings of a patellar tendon-lateral femoral condyle friction syndrome (also known as Hoffa's fat pad impingement syndrome) with associated patella Alta and bucket handle lateral meniscal tear.