EURORAD ESR

Case 7869

Sport's season is on: the jumper's knee

Author(s)
Daravigkas D, Papachristodoulou A.
Euromedic Imaging Diagnostic Center, Thessaloniki, Greece.
 
Patient
male, 20 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    T2 FSE, sagittal plan

    Thickening of the proximal portion of the patellar tendon with focal lesion of high signal intensity (arrow)

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    T2 FSE, axial plan
     

    The proximal portion of the patellar tendon is thickened with focal lesion of high signal intensity

     

    The proximal portion of the patellar tendon is thickened with focal lesion of high signal intensity

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    PD fat saturated image, sagittal plan

    The posterior margin of tendon is poorly defined at level of thickening

     
     
     
Thickening of the proximal portion of the patellar tendon with focal lesion of high signal intensity (arrow)
 
The proximal portion of the patellar tendon is thickened with focal lesion of high signal intensity
 
The proximal portion of the patellar tendon is thickened with focal lesion of high signal intensity
 
The posterior margin of tendon is poorly defined at level of thickening
 
 
 
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