Intra-articular ganglion cysts of the knee.

@article{Kang1999IntraarticularGC,
  title={Intra-articular ganglion cysts of the knee.},
  author={Chang-Nam Kang and David W Kim and Dae Joong Kim and Sung Jun Kim},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  year={1999},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={
          373-8
        }
}
A ganglion is a cystic mass with myxoid matrix that occasionally occurs within muscles, tendons, and menisci. A ganglion cyst within the knee is very rare, with few reports to be found. We are reporting eight cases of a ganglion within the knee joint. Our cases include two ganglia in the infrapatellar fat pad which have not been previously reported. Ganglion cysts do not have specific symptoms. We hypothesize that symptoms of a ganglion cyst may correlate with the size and the location within… CONTINUE READING
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