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Medial transverse scan of the knee

The patient lies supine with the knee in neutral position. The transducer is placed transversely at the midpatellar level, medial end of probe on the medial border of the patella. The patella, femur and medial patellar retinaculum are visualised. 

Ultrasound in rheumatology

Read our Topical Reviews report on the applications and value of ultrasound in the assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions

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