Ultrasonography as a diagnostic modality in Osgood-Schlatter disease

  title={Ultrasonography as a diagnostic modality in Osgood-Schlatter disease},
  author={Alexander Blankstein and Ian Cohen and Marcell Heim and Moshe Salai and Aharon Chechick and Abraham Ganel and Lydia Diamant},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
Sonographic examination of the knee has been proposed by several authors in the past as a simple and reliable method to diagnose Osgood-Schlatter disease (OSD). Ultrasound was used to compare the knees of 25 boys and 10 girls with typical OSD with 35 symptom-free knees of an aged-matched group of children. Based on recorded data, patients were categorized… CONTINUE READING