Anterior recess and effusion

Effusion in the suprapatellar recess with thin septations and internal reflections. There is also a plica. Hemorrhagic fluid was aspirated but there were no signs of inflammation.

Clinical information

Painful swollen knee

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Effusion in the suprapatellar recess with thin septations and internal reflections. There is also a plica. Hemorrhagic fluid was aspirated but there were no signs of inflammation.

Effusion and a plica longitudinal
Effusion and a plica longitudinal
Plica longitudinal
Plica longitudinal
Effusion in the suprapatellar recess transverse
Effusion in the suprapatellar recess transverse
Plica transverse
Plica transverse

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 7
  • Body part: Knee

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System