From the case: Knee joint effusion

Modality: X-ray
Lateral
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “Note the absence of a fluid fluid level, which would indicate a lipohaemarthrosis, and suggest a cortical breach. ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Lipohaemarthrosis - “ Lipohaemarthrosis results from an intra-articular fracture with escape of fat and blood from the bone marrow into the joint, and is most frequentl...”
  • Joint effusion - “ This article is dedicated to the humble joint effusion, particularly the plain radiographic appearances. A joint effusion is defined as an increa...”

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