Synovial osteochondromatosis of the gastrocnemius semimembranosus-bursa

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Harraz MD


Knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

MR images reveal multiple intra-articular focal areas of signal void, representing osteochondral loose bodies in the joint within the gastrocnemius-semimembranosus bursa (a.k.a. baker's cyst). These are secondary to degenerative changes. 

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Case information

rID: 54310
Published: 6th Jul 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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