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Case 12597

Anterior cruciate ligament tear due to impingement from bony outgrowth

Author(s)
A P Siampanos, K G Sorokos, A M Vogiatzakis, A E Ntakoula, S K Rellou, A H Karantanas

University of Crete
Department of Radiology
Faculty of Medicine
Stavrakia
71110 Iraklion, Crete, Greece
Email:akarantanas@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 39 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial T2-w MR

    Axial T2-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the attenuated anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Musculoskeletal joint; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Tissue characterisation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Coronal T1-w MR

    Coronal T1-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the attenuated anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Musculoskeletal joint; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Tissue characterisation;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Sagittal PD-w MR

    Sagittal PD-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the horizontally oriented torn anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Musculoskeletal joint; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Tissue characterisation;
     
     
Axial T2-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the attenuated anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).
 
Coronal T1-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the attenuated anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).
 
Sagittal PD-w MR image shows the bony outgrowth (open arrow) and the horizontally oriented torn anterior cruciate ligament (arrow).
 
 
 
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