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

Lipohemarthrosis longitudinal
Lipohemarthrosis longitudinal
Lipohemarthrosis transverse
Lipohemarthrosis transverse
Lipohemarthrosis longitudinal
Lipohemarthrosis longitudinal
Lipohemarthrosis transverse
Lipohemarthrosis transverse

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