. Promient posterior spurring at the tibio-talar articulation similar to that seen on previous study. The degree of osteoarthritic changes at the tibio-talar joint is about the same. Significant degree of soft tissue edema abouu the ankle joint is not appreciated.(what is not appreciated). Small amount of fluid in the ankle joint not particuarly posteriorly.Definite osteochondral lesion is not appreciated at the ankle joint. Mild spurring posteriorly again noted at the subtalar joint. Fluid is again noted in the posterior tibial tendon sheath as well as a small amount of fluid in the flexor hallucia longus tendon sheath. There is some mild thickening of the posterior tibial tendon with the appearance compatible with posterior tibial teninopathy/tenosynovitis similar to that seen on previous studyiculation.. a small osseous density along the anterior aspect of the medial malleoulus is again noted unchanged from previous examination.
No interval change in the apprearce of the right ankle from previous mir july 2007/ Moderate osteoarthritic changes at the tibio-talar articulation. nosignificant soft tissue edema about the ankle joint. A zone of signal change is the anterior aspect of the medial cuneiform is unchanged form the previous examination. This may represent persistent zone of marrow edema or a stable osseous lesion. Give that there is osteoarthritic change at the first tarsal metatarsal joint this may be related to oesteoarthrosis related subchondral cyst formation.suarticular edema. Posterior tibial tenosynovitis is again noted as on the medial alleoulus unchanged fromthe previous examinaiton. This may represent an accessory ossicle or old fracture fragment. A dedinite intra-articular loose body is not appreciated(?not appreciated)
I realize this is a lengthy report.. a simplified explaination would be greatful
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.