Synovial osteochondromatosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Right knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

A well defined ossified loose body is seen in anterior joint space of right tibiofemoral joint.

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of synovial osteochondromatosis, also known as Reichel syndrome, which is a disorder characterized by loose cartilaginous bodies which may, or may not be calcified or ossified.

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Case information

rID: 84245
Published: 22nd Nov 2020
Last edited: 30th Jan 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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