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Can a MRI show a bakers cyst? I have a lot of painful grinding in the knee with catching at the medial knee joint line. Could that be a meniscus tear?

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In brief: Yes mri

Mri can demonstrate baker's cyst also diagnostic ultrasound studies.
It is cheaper.

In brief: Yes mri

Mri can demonstrate baker's cyst also diagnostic ultrasound studies.
It is cheaper.
Dr. Marshall Solomon
Dr. Marshall Solomon
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Dr. Robert Gould
I agree ultrasound is faster easier and cheaper to exclude Baker's cyst , popliteal aneurysm , hematoma and solid mass. MRI more definitiv
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