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Bilateral ganglion cysts of the cruciate ligaments: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20808023     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Symptomatic ganglion cysts of the cruciate ligaments are rare, and bilateral cases are extremely rare, with only one reported case in the literature. We report a case of bilateral cruciate ligament ganglion cysts successfully treated with arthroscopic resection, and review the literature regarding aetiology, diagnosis and management.
Authors:
Charles A Willis-Owen; Arpad Konyves; David K Martin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of orthopaedic surgery (Hong Kong)     Volume:  18     ISSN:  1022-5536     ISO Abbreviation:  J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong)     Publication Date:  2010 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-02     Completed Date:  2011-01-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440382     Medline TA:  J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong)     Country:  China    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  251-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Sportsmed SA, Adelaide, Australia. cawillisowen@gmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anterior Cruciate Ligament*
Arthroscopy / methods*
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Ganglion Cysts / diagnosis*,  surgery
Humans
Knee Joint / physiology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Range of Motion, Articular
Recovery of Function
Young Adult

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