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Case 12068

Accessory plantaris muscle

Author(s)
Pikoulas K, Staikidou I, Mantzikopoulos G, Giannikouris G

KAT Hospital,
CT and MRI Department;
Alfeiou 4
15235 Vrilissia, Greece;
Email:k_pikoulas@yahoo.gr
 
Patient
female, 41 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Right knee
     

    T1W axial images (a-cephalad to f-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, G=ganglion, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, v=vastus lateralis, arrowheads=iliotibial band.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;

    T2W axial images with fat suppression (a-cephalad to d-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, G=ganglion, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, arrowheads=iliotibial band.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Left knee
     

    T1W axial images (a-cephalad to h-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, v=vastus lateralis, arrowheads=iliotibial band.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;

    T2W axial images with fat suppression (a-cephalad to d-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;

    T1W coronal images (a-anterior to f-posterior). aP=accessory plantaris, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, arrowheads=iliotibial band.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
T1W axial images (a-cephalad to f-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, G=ganglion, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, v=vastus lateralis, arrowheads=iliotibial band.
 
T2W axial images with fat suppression (a-cephalad to d-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, G=ganglion, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, arrowheads=iliotibial band.
 
T1W axial images (a-cephalad to h-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, v=vastus lateralis, arrowheads=iliotibial band.
 
T2W axial images with fat suppression (a-cephalad to d-caudal). aP=accessory plantaris, B=biceps, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris.
 
T1W coronal images (a-anterior to f-posterior). aP=accessory plantaris, LG=lateral head of gastrocnemius, P=plantaris, arrowheads=iliotibial band.
 
 
 
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