Name of the Patient : Abc XyzRalmn / M / 27 yrs.
Referred by : Dr. Abc Xyzesai / Dr. Abc Xyzi.
Examination : M.R.I. of the Right Knee Joint.
CLINICAL PROFILE :
C/O pain in the right knee joint.
H/O stretching of the right knee while playing tennis.
M.R.I of the right knee joint was performed using the following parameters :
4 mm thick T1 Weighted, proton and GRASS sagittal images.
4 mm thick T1 Weighted and STIR coronal images.
4 mm thick T1 Weighted axial images.
3D GRASS images in the sagittal plane.
The anterior and posterior horns of the lateral and medial menisci reveal normal configuration and signal characteristics.
Cruciate Ligaments :
The anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments show normal contour and signal characteristics.
Collateral Ligaments and the Patellar Tendon :
The medial and lateral collateral ligaments and the patellar tendon are normal.
Hoffas Fat Pad :
The Hoffas fat pad is normal.
Articular cartilage and bones :
There is a small effusion in the right knee joint.
The articular cartilage overlying the patella, tibia and femur appears normal.
The MRI features are suggestive of a small effusion in the right knee joint.