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Recent xray shows a few different things, one of which is calcific density at right tibial tuberosity. What does this mean?

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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine
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In brief: Calcium healing

Part of the healing process involves calcium getting A bony prominence on the tibial tuberosity can be the result of ongoing Osgood-Schlatter’s irritation in an adolescent sometimes.
You may have torn the soft tissue ligament there years ago. A bony prominence on the tibial tuberosity can be the result of ongoing Osgood-Schlatter’s irritation in an adolescent. Tearing this tissue as a youth will result in calcium deposits in the ligament. They dont go away.

In brief: Calcium healing

Part of the healing process involves calcium getting A bony prominence on the tibial tuberosity can be the result of ongoing Osgood-Schlatter’s irritation in an adolescent sometimes.
You may have torn the soft tissue ligament there years ago. A bony prominence on the tibial tuberosity can be the result of ongoing Osgood-Schlatter’s irritation in an adolescent. Tearing this tissue as a youth will result in calcium deposits in the ligament. They dont go away.
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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: Possibly

an old pre-patella bursitis.
.. Ever have a swollen knee just below your knee cap???????????????????????? Hope this helps you! Dr Z

In brief: Possibly

an old pre-patella bursitis.
.. Ever have a swollen knee just below your knee cap???????????????????????? Hope this helps you! Dr Z
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