Date : 00.00.0000
Name of the Patient : Abc Xyznoo Manslmn / F / 32 yrs.
Referred by : Dr. Abc Xyzam.
Examination : M.R.I. of the Left Upper Leg.
CLINICAL PROFILE :
C/O pain and swelling around the left knee joint since 3 months.
M.R.I of the left upper leg was performed using the following parameters :
4 mm thick T1 Weighted, proton and GRASS sagittal images.
5 mm thick T1 Weighted and STIR coronal images.
4 mm thick GRASS axial images.
Vitamin E capsules were placed at the site of pain.
The menisci are not well-visualized on this scan.
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 unremarkable.
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Hoffas Fat Pad :
The posterior aspect of the Hoffas fat pad is irregularly defined and shows a frond like appearance.
The visualized tibia and femur appears normal.
Fluid is seen within the left knee joint and suprapatellar bursa.
Incidental note is made of varicose veins.
The MRI features are suggestive of fluid within the left knee joint and suprapatellar bursa with probable synovitis.