Scapho-lunate ganglia

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain on dorsal aspect of wrist. Referred for ultrasound to rule out ganglia.

Patient Data

Age: about 30 yrs
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

A tiny lobuated anechoic structure is noted abutting scapho-lunate joint.

Case Discussion

Anechoic cyst abutting scapho-lunate joint favors a ganglion cyst.

 

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Case information

rID: 26650
Published: 1st Jan 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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