Pellegrini Stieda lesion

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

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Knee pain

Patient Data

Age: 45 years old
Gender: Male
X-ray

A bony fragment is seen adjacent to medial femoral epicondyle representing ossified portion of the medial collateral ligament near its femoral attachment.

Case Discussion

Pellegrini-Stieda (PS) lesions are ossified post-traumatic lesions at (or near) the medial femoral collateral ligament adjacent to the margin of the medial femoral condyle. 

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Case information

rID: 24331
Case created: 8th Aug 2013
Last edited: 9th Dec 2015
Tag: knee
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