Anterior recess and effusion

Lipohemarthrosis in the suprapatellar recess with a layer of echogenic fluid in a 16 year old boy with a tibia fracture

Clinical information

Swollen knee after trauma

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Lipohemarthrosis in the suprapatellar recess with a layer of echogenic fluid in a 16 year old boy with a tibia fracture

The fracture of the lateral tibia plateau is difficult to see on the conventional X ray

The fracture of the lateral tibia plateau is better seen on CT

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 16
  • Body part: Knee

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System