Prepatellar bursitis

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

Presentation

Anterior knee pain and swelling

Patient Data

Age: 56 years old
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

An oval shape fluid filled sac seen anterior to the patella and displays low signal on T1 and bright signal on T2 and PD FS

Case Discussion

The case represents distended fluid filled prepatellar bursa secondary to chronic irritation and inflammation.

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Case Information

rID: 43720
Case created: 22nd Mar 2016
Last edited: 22nd Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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