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Alexandria, VA
A 35-year-old male asked:

On my mri it says thickening of the mcl what does that mean?

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Dr. Pietro Seni
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Thick tissue: Does not mean anything sirous.At some point you may have injured your mcl producing some scar tissue when it healed, that gives the appereance of tissue thickening on the mri.
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