A 31-year-old female asked:
What do these findings mean? paucity of synovial fluid anteriorly at the tibiofemoral articulation anterior cruciate ligament demonstrates inhomogeneity & sprain. greatest in severity at its femoral attachment sites & pericruciate edema?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Berrymananswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Findings are most congruent with knee and cruciate ligament tear or strain, with resulting inflammatory changes (edema). See an orthopedic physician for an exam and treatment guidance.
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