Ulnar meniscus homologue normal variant

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


MRI performed for ulnar wrist pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female

MRI wrist

Triangular structure attached to the ulnar capsule and the os triquetrum surrounded by fluid.

Case Discussion

The bright spot at the tip of the ulnar styloid process is not an injury, but a wide-opening variant of the prestyloid recess at the base of the UMH 1.

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Case information

rID: 16381
Published: 14th Jan 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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