MRI
Axial PD fat sat
Modality: MRI (PD fat sat)

- “ The form of this meniscal tear on transverse sections ressembles the upper beak of a parrot when viewed from the side.  ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Parrot beak tear of meniscus - “ A parrot beak meniscal tear is a type of oblique meniscal tear which is connected in one plane and displaced in the other plane. Its appearance on...”
  • Meniscal tear - “ Meniscal tears are the failure of the fibrocartilaginous menisci of the knee. There are several types and can occur in an acute or chronic setting...”

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