Ultrasound-guided percutaneous drainage of meniscal cysts: preliminary clinical experience.

AIM To evaluate the efficacy of ultrasound-guided percutaneous drainage of symptomatic meniscal cysts. MATERIALS AND METHODS Patients with lateral knee joint tenderness and swelling and confirmed meniscal cyst on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) were consecutively enrolled for ultrasound-guided percutaneous cyst aspiration. Cysts were injected with local… CONTINUE READING