Tug lesion - soleal line
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Keshavamurthy J, Tug lesion - soleal line. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 04 Jun 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-40435
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21 Oct 2015
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Bilateral knee pain. No history of trauma.
Age: 55 years
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There are incidental prominent bilateral tug lesions along the soleal line: along the proximal attachment of the soleus muscle to the proximal tibia and fibula.
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The soleal line is a bony “tug lesion” that can form on the tibia and fibula proximal at the attachment of the soleus.
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