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MRI came back clear of tears/loose bodies. BUT small suprapatellar effusion, trace knee effusion w/thin superior suprapatellar plica. Future issues?

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Dr. Paul Velt
Diagnostic Radiology
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In brief: Maybe

The superior plica usually regresses.
When it doesn't there may become a time when you need to get it taken care of. Still it doesn't seem to explain the effusion. Should it become obvious the plica is responsible then it will need to be taken care of

In brief: Maybe

The superior plica usually regresses.
When it doesn't there may become a time when you need to get it taken care of. Still it doesn't seem to explain the effusion. Should it become obvious the plica is responsible then it will need to be taken care of
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