Pellegrini-Stieda lesion

Case contributed by Dr Yusra Sheikh

Presentation

Twisting injury. Painful knee on the medial aspect.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

There is a linear ossified lesion adjacent to the medial aspect of the femoral condyle, likely in keeping with medial collateral ligament calcification. In addition, there is some narrowing of the lateral compartment space.

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Case information

rID: 44582
Published: 29th Apr 2016
Last edited: 21st Jun 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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