popliteal cyst

Summary

Summary: A SYNOVIAL CYST located in the back of the knee, in the popliteal space arising from the semimembranous bursa or the knee joint.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Radiologic case study. Pigmented villonodular synovitis
    K Marberry
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia, 65212, USA
    Orthopedics 24:647, 710-2. 2001
  2. ncbi Ultrasound of the knee
    L Friedman
    Diagnostic Imaging, Guelph General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Skeletal Radiol 30:361-77. 2001
  3. ncbi Result of arthroscopic treatment of pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee
    Alessandro De Ponti
    Divisione Ortopedia, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Arthroscopy 19:602-7. 2003
  4. ncbi The MRI appearance of cystic lesions around the knee
    Catherine L McCarthy
    Department of Radiology, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LD, UK
    Skeletal Radiol 33:187-209. 2004
  5. ncbi A ganglion cyst that developed from the infrapatellar fat pad of the knee
    Erhan Yilmaz
    Department of Orthopaedics, Firat University, Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 20:e65-8. 2004
  6. ncbi The popliteal cyst
    Daniel Fritschy
    Departement de Chirurgie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:623-8. 2006
  7. ncbi Prevalence and size of meniscal cysts, ganglionic cysts, synovial cysts of the popliteal space, fluid-filled bursae, and other fluid collections in asymptomatic knees on MR imaging
    Frank T C Tschirch
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1431-6. 2003
  8. ncbi Popliteal cysts in adults: a review
    J R Handy
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 31:108-18. 2001
  9. ncbi Popliteal cystoscopic excisional debridement and removal of capsular fold of valvular mechanism of large recurrent popliteal cyst
    SangHun Ko
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Ulsan, South Korea
    Arthroscopy 20:37-44. 2004
  10. ncbi Unusual lateral presentation of popliteal cyst: a case report
    Punita Manik
    Department of Anatomy, King George s Medical University, Lucknow 226 003 U P India
    Nepal Med Coll J 8:284-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi Radiologic case study. Pigmented villonodular synovitis
    K Marberry
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia, 65212, USA
    Orthopedics 24:647, 710-2. 2001
    ..Recurrence is common, but malignant transformation is rare. The etiology of PVNS is still unknown, and perhaps its future discovery will assist in the definitive treatment of this disorder...
  2. ncbi Ultrasound of the knee
    L Friedman
    Diagnostic Imaging, Guelph General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Skeletal Radiol 30:361-77. 2001
    ..With experience, ultrasound is a time-efficient, economical imaging tool for assessment of the knee...
  3. ncbi Result of arthroscopic treatment of pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee
    Alessandro De Ponti
    Divisione Ortopedia, Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Arthroscopy 19:602-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study is to critically examine the results of arthroscopic synovectomy in the knee affected by PVNS, to determine the safety and effectiveness of the procedure...
  4. ncbi The MRI appearance of cystic lesions around the knee
    Catherine L McCarthy
    Department of Radiology, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Windmill Road, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LD, UK
    Skeletal Radiol 33:187-209. 2004
    ..This will prevent unnecessary additional investigations and determine whether intra-articular surgery or conservative management is appropriate...
  5. ncbi A ganglion cyst that developed from the infrapatellar fat pad of the knee
    Erhan Yilmaz
    Department of Orthopaedics, Firat University, Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 20:e65-8. 2004
    ..At the 1-year follow-up examination, the patient's left knee was completely asymptomatic with full range of motion and no recurrence. Ganglion cyst should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intra-articular masses...
  6. ncbi The popliteal cyst
    Daniel Fritschy
    Departement de Chirurgie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 1211, Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:623-8. 2006
    A popliteal cyst, originally called Baker's cyst, is a synovial fluid-filled mass located in the popliteal fossa...
  7. ncbi Prevalence and size of meniscal cysts, ganglionic cysts, synovial cysts of the popliteal space, fluid-filled bursae, and other fluid collections in asymptomatic knees on MR imaging
    Frank T C Tschirch
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1431-6. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi Popliteal cysts in adults: a review
    J R Handy
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 31:108-18. 2001
    ..METHODS: References were taken from MEDLINE from 1985 to 1998 under the subject "Popliteal Cyst" with subheadings of Radiography, Ultrasonography, and Radionuclide Imaging...
  9. ncbi Popliteal cystoscopic excisional debridement and removal of capsular fold of valvular mechanism of large recurrent popliteal cyst
    SangHun Ko
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Ulsan, South Korea
    Arthroscopy 20:37-44. 2004
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of cystoscopic excisional debridement and removal of unilateral flow of the capsular fold of valvular mechanism in the posteromedial corner of the recurrent popliteal cyst.
  10. ncbi Unusual lateral presentation of popliteal cyst: a case report
    Punita Manik
    Department of Anatomy, King George s Medical University, Lucknow 226 003 U P India
    Nepal Med Coll J 8:284-5. 2006
    The commonest cyst to occur in the popliteal region is the popliteal cyst and over the past years it has received much clinical attention...
  11. ncbi Proximal dissection of a popliteal cyst with sciatic nerve compression
    Catherine M Robertson
    University of California San Diego School of Medicine, USA
    Orthopedics 26:1231-2. 2003
  12. ncbi Lyme disease presenting as popliteal cyst in children
    Trevor H Magee
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Milton S Hershey Medical Center, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:725-7. 2006
    ..However, Lyme disease presenting as a popliteal cyst, with or without rupture, is rarely reported...
  13. ncbi Bilateral Baker's cysts
    Tim Nicholls
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital and Research Center at Oakland, Oakland, CA, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:837, 851-2. 2003
  14. ncbi Periarticular lesions detected on magnetic resonance imaging: prevalence in knees with and without symptoms
    Catherine L Hill
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 48:2836-44. 2003
    ..To evaluate, using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), the prevalence of periarticular lesions in older persons with or without knee pain, and to assess the association of these lesions with knee pain...
  15. ncbi Cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery
    Charles J Fox
    Peripheral Vascular Surgery Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1351. 2004
  16. doi Baker's cysts in knees with chronic osteoarthritic pain: a clinical, ultrasonographic, radiographic and scintigraphic evaluation
    Dimitrios Chatzopoulos
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Papageorgiou Hospital, and Aristotelian University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Rheumatol Int 29:141-6. 2008
    ..Clinical and radiographic variables could not predict the presence of those cysts. Baker's cysts are a common ultrasonographic finding in knees with chronic osteoarthritic pain and are associated with synovial inflammation and its grade...
  17. ncbi Knee effusions, popliteal cysts, and synovial thickening: association with knee pain in osteoarthritis
    C L Hill
    Boston University Arthritis Center, Boston, USA
    J Rheumatol 28:1330-7. 2001
    ..In those with knee symptoms, synovial thickening is uniquely associated with the severity of knee pain...
  18. ncbi The imaging spectrum of Baker's (Popliteal) cysts
    W C Torreggiani
    The Department of Radiology, Vancouver General Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Clin Radiol 57:681-91. 2002
    ....
  19. ncbi Osteochondromatosis of the popliteal bursa
    Yassir El Andaloussi
    Joint Bone Spine 73:219-20. 2006
  20. ncbi Proceeding of the meeting of The KBVR-SRBR Osteo-Articular section, Brussels, June 21, 2003. Cystic lesions around the knee
    F M Vanhoenacker
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    JBR-BTR 86:302-4. 2003
  21. ncbi [The popliteal fossa: an unrecognized junction]
    Jacques Antoine Pfister
    Hôpital Riviera, Site de Mottex, Blonay
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 124:561-4. 2004
    ..Actually, the Baker's cyst is in most cases secondary to a mechanical or inflammatory intraarticular knee problem; the treatment of this condition will cure the cyst that usually doesn't require any own treatment...
  22. ncbi Viscosupplementation pseudotumor. A case report
    Kevin B Jones
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1113-9. 2005
  23. pmc Valgus and varus deformity after wide-local excision, brachytherapy and external beam irradiation in two children with lower extremity synovial cell sarcoma: case report
    Daniel T Fletcher
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiological Sciences, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale Street, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    BMC Cancer 4:57. 2004
    ..Wide-local excision combined with radiation therapy is effective in achieving local tumor control with acceptable morbidity and good functional outcomes for most patients...
  24. ncbi MR arthrography of the knee: how, why, when
    Christine B Chung
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Diego and Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, La Jolla, CA 92161, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 43:733-46, viii-ix. 2005
    ..It is an elegant study that can offer precise diagnostic information in the appropriate clinical setting...
  25. ncbi An unusual cause of popliteal cyst
    Valerio Sansone
    Orthopaedic Department of the University of Milano, Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milano, Italy
    Arthroscopy 20:432-4. 2004
    We describe a surgical treatment for popliteal cyst in a 41-year-old woman affected by diffuse pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) of the knee with extra-articular spreading...
  26. ncbi Compressive neuropathy of the tibial nerve and peroneal nerve by a Baker's cyst: case report
    Jong Hun Ji
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Daejeon St Mary s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, Daejeon, Korea, 502 2, Daehung Dong, Joong ku, Daejeon 302 803, South Korea
    Knee 14:249-52. 2007
    ..We believe that Baker's cysts should also be considered in the differential diagnoses of patients who present with neuromuscular dysfunction in the calf and leg...
  27. ncbi [Ultrasonographic visualization of a Baker-cyst as cause of a peroneal nerve palsy in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis]
    K Mahlfeld
    Orthopadische Klinik, Universitat, Magdeburg
    Unfallchirurg 107:429-32. 2004
    With this report we present a patient with rheumatoid arthritis in whom a popliteal cyst could be diagnosed quickly and conclusively by ultrasonography as the possible reason for peroneal palsy...
  28. ncbi Bilateral adventitial cystic disease of the popliteal artery: a case report
    William R Ortiz M
    Department of Radiology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:306-10. 2006
    ..In the present case report, we describe a case of bilateral ACD of the popliteal artery in a 58-year-old male. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of bilateral ACD of the popliteal artery reported in the literature...
  29. ncbi [Pain for many years--swelling in back of the knee for 1 week]
    Alexander Schuh
    Research Unit Klinikum Neumarkt, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Nürnberger Strasse 12, D 92318 Neumarkt i d OPf
    MMW Fortschr Med 150:5. 2008
  30. ncbi Osteoarthritis of the knee: association between clinical features and MR imaging findings
    Peter R Kornaat
    Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, NL 2333 ZA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Radiology 239:811-7. 2006
    ..To prospectively evaluate the association between clinical features and structural abnormalities found at magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee...
  31. ncbi Popliteal glomangioma mimicking Baker's cyst in a 9-year-old child: an unusual location of a glomus tumor
    Haluk H Oztekin
    State Hospital, Karsiyaka, Izmir, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 19:E19-23. 2003
    ..In this study, I present a second case of glomus tumor located in the popliteal fossa and misdiagnosed as a Baker's cyst. I also review the "around-the-knee glomus tumors" that have been discussed in the literature to date...
  32. ncbi Two cases of tibial nerve compression caused by uncommon popliteal cysts
    Valerio Sansone
    Clinica Ortopedica dell Università di Milano, Divisione di Ortopedia, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Arthroscopy 18:E8. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi Arthroscopic cystectomy for popliteal cysts through the posteromedial cystic portal
    Jin Hwan Ahn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Arthroscopy 23:559.e1-4. 2007
    ..The most important step is to locate the opening connection between the joint cavity and the popliteal cyst at the posteromedial compartment...
  34. ncbi [Prevalence and characteristics of complications of Baker cysts by MRI]
    E Mollá Olmos
    Servicio de Resonancia Magnética y Tomografía Axial Computarizada, Universidad de Valencia
    Rev Clin Esp 201:179-83. 2001
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and describe the findings of complicated Baker cysts observed in a large series of knee MR studies...
  35. ncbi Atypical Baker's cyst as a presenting sign of osteomyelitis superimposed on avascular necrosis of the knee
    C Garcia-Porrua
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 20:118. 2002
  36. ncbi [Treatment of chronic recurrent synovial fistula following radiosynoviorthesis: two case reports]
    C Y Choi
    Klinik für Plastische, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:423-6. 2007
    ..However both, radical debridement and plastic reconstruction by either a fasciocutaneous or a myocutaneous gastrocnemius flap were successful...
  37. ncbi [Popliteal (Baker's) cyst in a patient with tubercular arthritis. Report of a case and review of the literature]
    G Bianco
    Divisione di III Clinica Medica, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, , Roma
    Recenti Prog Med 92:663-6. 2001
    ..An infected popliteal cyst is much less common; tuberculous arthritis is exceptional, in fact only four cases are described in literature...
  38. ncbi [Pseudo-thrombophlebitic syndrome secondary to spontaneous rupture of Baker's popliteal cyst]
    F Villalba Alcalá
    Hospital de la Merced, Osuna, Sevilla, Espana
    Aten Primaria 30:188-9. 2002
  39. ncbi Popliteal cysts in adults. Prevalence, associated intraarticular lesions, and results after arthroscopic treatment
    Stefan Rupp
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Am J Sports Med 30:112-5. 2002
    ..One hundred patients without any knee complaints served as a control group. The diagnosis of a popliteal cyst was made on the basis of ultrasonography...
  40. ncbi [Baker's cysts in patients with gonarthrosis in early stages according to arthrosonography and magnetic resonance tomography]
    I E Bukina
    Klin Med (Mosk) 80:27-30. 2002
    ..6 and 60% of the joints. Both MRT and ASG revealed no correlations between the frequency of BC and clinical synovitis. Both methods more frequently detected popliteal cysts and BC in subclinical synovitis...
  41. pmc What is the clinical and ethical importance of incidental abnormalities found by knee MRI?
    Rebecca Grainger
    Department of Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, 23A Mein St, Newtown, Wellington South 6021, New Zealand
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R18. 2008
    ..The prevalence of incidental, potentially clinically significant abnormalities identified by MRI and their clinical significance in a population undergoing knee MRI in research studies are unknown...
  42. ncbi "Intermittent claudication intermittence" as a manifestation of adventitial cystic disease communicating with the knee joint
    Marc P Buijsrogge
    Department of Surgery, Isala Clinics, Weezenlanden, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:687-9. 2006
    ..This unusual observation could shed more light on the debated etiology of the disease. Moreover, it emphasizes the importance of complete excision of the cyst along with the presenting anatomic connection with the knee joint...
  43. ncbi Cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery: an argument for the developmental theory
    Nikolaos Tsilimparis
    Chirurgische Klinik Gefässmedizin, Franziskus Krankenhaus, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Charite Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
    J Vasc Surg 45:1249-52. 2007
    ..This case is the first, to our knowledge, in which a communication between joint and adventitia has been clearly documented by operative findings...
  44. ncbi [Synovial sarcoma in clinical practice--description of selected cases]
    R Przkora
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Klinikum der Universitat Regensburg
    Zentralbl Chir 128:239-43. 2003
    ..The primary tumor was initially misdiagnosed as Baker's cyst, causing a deep vein thrombosis. Histology: Angioinvasive synovial sarcoma (G II). Survival: 11 months...
  45. doi Inflammatory pseudotumor of the peroneal nerve: case report and literature review
    Dina El Demellawy
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada P7J 1A7
    Ann Diagn Pathol 12:44-7. 2008
    ..However, they are amenable to surgical cure with nerve-sparing surgery. Thus, despite their rarity, on dealing with neural S100 negative lesion, their inclusion is mandatory to avoid an unnecessary and a rather aggressive surgery...
  46. ncbi Nerve sheath ganglion of the tibial nerve presenting as a Baker's cyst: a case report
    Kuo Fung Tseng
    Department of Orthopaedics, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:880-4. 2006
    ..We present here a rare case of nerve sheath ganglion of the tibial nerve. Clinical courses of the patient were reviewed, and relevant issues were discussed with a thorough literature review...
  47. ncbi Cystic adventitial disease: a trap for the unwary
    K Cassar
    Vascular Unit, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen AB24 2ZN, Scotland, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 29:93-6. 2005
    ..The clinician is also warned of the associated misleading clinical features such as the presence of normal peripheral pulses and normal ankle pressures in some cases of CAD...
  48. ncbi [Recurrence of Baker's cysts with regard to operation procedure and intraarticular pathology]
    T Kruger
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Orthopädie und Physikalische Medizin der Martin Luther Universität Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    Zentralbl Chir 127:905-8. 2002
    ..Especially in cases with intraarticular pathological symptoms arthroscopy should precede each cyst exstirpation. With regard to the frequency of recurrence, the patients' expectation should be preoperatively objectified...
  49. ncbi [Imaging of painful calf in athletes]
    C Courthaliac
    Cabinet de Radiologie, 41, avenue de Grande Bretagne, 63000 Clermont Ferrand
    J Radiol 88:200-8. 2007
    ..The contribution of the different imaging modalities will be discussed, with particular attention paid to muscular lesions. A few of the more unusual causes will be discussed...
  50. ncbi Ultrasonographic evaluation of pes anserinus tendino-bursitis in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Zeliha Unlu
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Celal Bayar University, Medical Faculty, Manisa, Turkey
    J Rheumatol 30:352-4. 2003
    ....
  51. ncbi Unsuspected lower extremity deep venous thrombosis simulating musculoskeletal pathology
    Antoni J Parellada
    DII Diagnostic Imaging, Inc, Department of Radiology, Frankford Hospitals, Torresdale Campus, Red Lion and Knights Roads, Philadelphia, PA 19114, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:659-64. 2006
    ....
  52. ncbi [Diagnosis of synovial sarcoma of the knee accidentally revealed by trauma. Role of ultrasound. Differential diagnosis by scar-hematoma]
    Antonella Russo
    Pronto Soccorso Chirurgico, ASL Roma G, Presidio ospedaliero Leopoldo Parodi Delfino Colleferro, Roma
    Ann Ital Chir 80:151-7. 2009
    ....
  53. doi Symptomatic loose bodies of the knee located in a popliteal cyst
    John M Froelich
    Division of Orthopedics, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    Orthopedics 32:918. 2009
    ..a single case of a loose body intermittently traveling between the intracapsular space and an extracapsular popliteal cyst. This article describes a similar event involving a 22-year-old man...
  54. ncbi Characterization of musculoskeletal lesions on 3-T proton MR spectroscopy
    Laura M Fayad
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 3171C, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:1513-20. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the feasibility and value of proton MR spectroscopy at 3 T for characterizing musculoskeletal tumors...
  55. ncbi Is it worth diagnosing and treating distal deep vein thrombosis? No
    M Righini
    Division of Angiology and Hemostasis, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Thromb Haemost 5:55-9. 2007
    ..Admittedly, performing calf CUS is highly useful in diagnosing other conditions such as popliteal cyst, hematoma or muscle rupture...
  56. doi [Popliteal aneurysm simulating a Baker's cyst in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis: a case presentation]
    Concepción Chalmeta Verdejo
    Servicio de Reumatología Hospital Universitario Dr Peset, Valencia, Espana
    Reumatol Clin 7:137-8. 2011
    ..These lesions are rarer and may easily be misinterpreted as cysts. We show a man with rheumatoid arthritis who is presenting a palpable mass in the popliteal fossa. Ultrasonography examination demostrated a popliteal artery aneurysms...
  57. doi [Recurrent Baker's cyst]
    C Stöckli
    Rheumaklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 100:927-30. 2011
    A 50-year old female patient with unilateral knee pain demonstrated a recurrent ultrasound-proven popliteal cyst (Baker's cyst)...
  58. pmc Wear debris pseudotumor following total knee arthroplasty: a case report
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 3:9304. 2009
    ..In patients who have undergone a total joint replacement, any mass occurring in or adjacent to the joint needs thorough investigation and a wear debris-induced cyst should be suspected...
  59. ncbi [A construction worker with acute knee pain]
    Sven Ross Mathisen
    Oslo Karkirurgiske Senter, Aker universitetssykehus, 0514 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1488-9. 2006
    ..Out of all peripheral arterial aneurysms, 70% are located in the popliteal artery; less than 4% of these rupture. Ruptured popliteal aneurysms may be mistaken for deep venous thrombosis...
  60. ncbi A case with recurrent calf pain and swelling: recurrent spontaneous calf haematoma
    Servet Akar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 21:247-9. 2002
    ..diagnosis of unilateral calf swelling and pain includes deep venous thrombosis, haematoma, ruptured popliteal cyst, infection, lymph oedema, and sarcoma...
  61. doi Is sarcoma a complication of arterial femoro-popliteal bypass?
    Gaëtane Nocturne
    Department of Rheumatology, Saint Antoine Hospital, AP HP, 75012 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:358-60. 2010
    ..The initial presentation looked like a painful popliteal cyst. Chronic fibrosis secondary to the thrombosis could play a role in the tumorogenesis of this uncommon tumor...
  62. doi Subcutaneous hydatid cyst in the popliteal fossa at the site of a previous wasp sting
    Istvan Battyany
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of Pecs, Pecs, Hungary
    Diagn Interv Radiol 17:163-5. 2011
    ..However, the most common path of Echinococcus granulosus infection is through contact with a definitive host or by ingestion of ova through contaminated water or food. Transmission by insects should also be reconsidered in endemic areas...
  63. doi Pseudotumor in a well-fixed metal-on-polyethylene uncemented hip arthroplasty
    Xinzhan Mao
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, China
    J Arthroplasty 27:493.e13-7. 2012
    ..This complication is not exclusive to these patients. We report a case of pseudotumor formation secondary to femoral head-neck corrosion after a metal-on-polyethylene uncemented total hip arthroplasty...
  64. ncbi Pigmented villonodular synovitis presenting as a baker cyst
    Rick Tosti
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:528-31. 2011
    ..Occasionally, PVNS presents as a popliteal cyst, which may divert attention from intra-articular pathology...
  65. doi MRI of suspected lower extremity musculoskeletal infection in the pediatric patient: how useful is bilateral imaging?
    Zeyad A Metwalli
    Department of Radiology, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, MS 360, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 201:427-32. 2013
    ....
  66. ncbi [Giant Baker's cyst treated with intralessional methotrexate]
    Fritz Hofmann-González
    Departamento de Radiología e Imagen Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Cir Cir 81:64-8. 2013
    ..Baker's cyst prevalence ranges from 5 - 38%. Clinical diagnosis is supported by the presence of increased volume of soft tissues located in the popliteal region...
  67. doi Natural history of popliteal cysts in the pediatric population
    Ryuichiro Akagi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chiba Children s Hospital, Chiba, Japan
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:262-8. 2013
    ..In this retrospective study, we reviewed records of patients with popliteal cysts to investigate the natural history of this disease...
  68. ncbi [Treatment of popliteal cyst by arthroscopy in 20 cases]
    Sheng Wang
    Department of Orthopaedics, Jiaxing TCM Hospital, Jiaxing 314001, Zhejiang, China
    Zhongguo Gu Shang 25:447-50. 2012
    To explore the treatment methods and the effects of popliteal cyst with arthroscopy.
  69. pmc Clinical results of direct arthroscopic excision of popliteal cyst using a posteromedial portal
    Jin Ho Cho
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ilsan Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, Goyang, Korea
    Knee Surg Relat Res 24:235-40. 2012
    To evaluate the efficacy of the direct arthroscopic excision of a popliteal cyst without additional skin incision using a posteromedial portal based on minimum 2 year follow-up clinical results.
  70. ncbi Baker cyst as seen on a PET/CT scan
    Sanjeev Bagga
    Department of Radiology, Tufts New England Medical Centre, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 33:64-5. 2008
    ..A presumptive diagnosis of Baker cyst was suggested. Review of her previous MRI report performed at another hospital corroborated this finding...
  71. ncbi Selected cases of arthroscopic treatment of popliteal cyst with associated intra-articular knee disorders primary report
    Konrad Malinowski
    Klinika Ortopedii i Ortopedii Dzieciecej Uniwersytetu Medycznego w Łodzi
    Ortop Traumatol Rehabil 13:573-82. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that removal of popliteal cyst and associated pathology will provide improvement in function, pain of operated knee and patient satisfaction.
  72. ncbi Sclerotherapy of Baker's cyst with imaging confirmation of resolution
    Christopher J Centeno
    The Centeno Schultz Clinic Westminster, CO, USA
    Pain Physician 11:257-61. 2008
    ..Baker's cysts are commonly encountered in pain management practices...
  73. ncbi Laboratory and sonographic findings in dialyzed patients with bilateral chronic knee pain versus dialyzed asymptomatic patients
    Igor Barisic
    Clinical Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Split, School of Medicine, University of Split, Split, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 31:489-94. 2007
    ..That suggests that inflammatory mechanisms developing from beta2-microglobulin accumulation could be important factor in bilateral knee pain in dialyzed patients even in shorter duration dialysis...
  74. doi [Acute compartment syndrome of the lower leg due to knee arthroscopy]
    T Mendel
    Klinik fur Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, BG Kliniken Bergmannstrost, Halle Saale, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:925-8. 2011
    ..Retrospectively, an accumulation of irrigation fluid passing through a popliteal cyst into the superficial flexor compartment must be suspected...
  75. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXVI. Sonographic assessment of the knee in patients with psoriatic arthritis
    A Delle Sedie
    Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:147-52. 2010
    ..Enthesitis was present in 39.7% of the subjects studied. This study demonstrated that US detected a higher number of inflamed knee joints and enthesis with respect to clinical assessment in PsA patients...
  76. doi Recurrent popliteal cyst in an adult: a case report and review
    Katherine R Newsham
    Athletic Training University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Orthop Nurs 28:11-4; quiz 15-6. 2009
    ..focused on amelioration of intra-articular derangements and the communication between the knee and the popliteal cyst results in cyst recurrence of less than 5%...
  77. doi Recurrent cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery: successful treatment with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty
    Ismaeel M Maged
    Department of Radiology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:399-402. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of successful PTA for the treatment of recurrent CAD of the popliteal artery...
  78. doi Popliteal cystic adventitial disease causing intermittent claudication in a young athlete: a case report
    Paritosh Sharma
    Department of Vascular Surgery, The Royal London Hospital, Barts and The London NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    South Med J 101:1154-6. 2008
    ..Here, we present the case of a young athlete with popliteal cystic adventitial disease and discuss available treatment options...
  79. doi Popliteal artery pseudoaneurysm after arthroscopic cystectomy of a popliteal cyst
    Venkatesh Kp
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Arthroscopy 25:1054-7. 2009
    A case of popliteal artery aneurysm after arthroscopic cystectomy of a popliteal cyst is an uncommon complication, and no case has been reported...
  80. ncbi Ultrasound Imaging for the rheumatologist XXVII. Sonographic assessment of the knee in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Lucrezia Riente
    Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:300-3. 2010
    ..The popliteal fossa and the calf region were also evacuate to detect popliteal cyst. We observed joint effusion in 140 out of 200 (70%) knees...
  81. ncbi Sclerotherapy for Baker's Cyst
    Felix Linetsky
    Pain Physician 11:375-6. 2008
  82. ncbi Detecting Baker's cyst: venous duplex scanning in ambulatory setting
    Aljosa Matejcic
    University Department of Surgery, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 49:49-53. 2010
    b>Popliteal cyst, also called Baker's cyst, is a popliteal fossa enlargement filled with synovial fluid...
  83. pmc Associations of anatomical measures from MRI with radiographically defined knee osteoarthritis score, pain, and physical functioning
    MaryFran Sowers
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:241-51. 2011
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  84. ncbi Arthroscopic treatment of popliteal cyst
    Chester W H Lie
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 17:180-3. 2011
    ..To review the results of arthroscopic treatment of popliteal cysts in our centre and analyse outcomes including complications...
  85. pmc Doppler ultrasonography and exercise testing in diagnosing a popliteal artery adventitial cyst
    Maurizio Taurino
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, II Medical School, S, Andrea Hospital, Roma, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:23. 2009
    ..To guarantee this professional sportsman a reliable and durable outcome, instead of less aggressive management, we resected the involved arterial segment and interposed an autologous saphenous-vein graft...
  86. ncbi Arthroscopic all-inside suture of symptomatic Baker's cysts: a technical option for surgical treatment in adults
    Vittorio Calvisi
    Cattedra di Malattie dell Apparato Locomotore, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi dell Aquila, Piazzale Salvatore Tommasi 1, 67010, Coppito, L Aquila, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1452-60. 2007
    ..We believe the availability of multiple arthroscopic techniques to treat symptomatic Baker's cysts could broaden the therapeutic armamentarium of knee arthroscopists...
  87. ncbi Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee presenting as a popliteal cyst
    H Tatari
    Departments of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Pathology, and Radiology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 16:13. 2000
    ..A case of pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee in a 60-year-old man, with an intra-articular origin extending extra-articularly, is presented. The interesting point is that the initial diagnosis was a Baker cyst...
  88. pmc Differential diagnosis of calf pain with musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging
    D Kane
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, University Department of Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:11-4. 2004
  89. pmc Mycobacterium malmoense infection of the knee
    R Callaghan
    Rheumatology Department, Walsgrave Hospital, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:1047-8. 2003
  90. ncbi Ultrasonography is superior to clinical examination in the detection and localization of knee joint effusion in rheumatoid arthritis
    David Kane
    Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, University Department of Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Scotland, UK
    J Rheumatol 30:966-71. 2003
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  91. ncbi Minor Poland's syndrome mimicking localized lipoatrophy
    H Serhat Inaloz
    J Dermatol 29:815-7. 2002
  92. ncbi Dissecting a popliteal cyst after failed unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
    Kotaro Yamakado
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kahoku Central Hospital, Kahoku gun, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan
    Arthroscopy 18:1024-8. 2002
    This report documents the first case of a popliteal cyst in a knee with failed unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA)...
  93. ncbi Dissecting popliteal cyst resulting from a fragmented, dislodged metal part of the patellar component after total knee arthroplasty
    Wei Hsiu Hsu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Arthroplasty 17:792-7. 2002
    Dissecting popliteal cyst is an uncommon complication after total knee arthroplasty, occurring mainly as a result of either rheumatoid arthritis or a malfunctioning knee prosthesis...
  94. ncbi Evaluation of the knee pathology by ultrasonography
    S Kalke
    Rheumatology Division, PD Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre
    J Assoc Physicians India 46:623-4. 1998
    ..USG and surgical findings matched for synovial pathology in 57%, for presence fluid in 71% and for cartilage damage in 45%. Loose bodies and cyst present in one patient was not picked up by USG. Baker's cyst was detected in one patient...
  95. ncbi [Periarticular pathology of the hip]
    Hervé Bard
    Service de médecine interne Pr B Patri Hôpital européen Georges Pompidou 75908 Paris
    Rev Prat 52:627-31. 2002
    ..Iliopsoas bursitis, which has some analogy with the popliteal cyst, is often underrecognized, like ischial bursitis and tendinopathy.
  96. ncbi Pseudothrombophlebitis in a patient with Behçet's syndrome: Doppler ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging findings
    S Ozgocmen
    Department of Physical Medicine, Firat University, Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 21:60-2. 2002
    ..diagnosis of Behçet's syndrome (BS), presented with pseudothrombophlebitis resulting from acute rupture of a popliteal cyst. Doppler ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging findings are explained...
  97. ncbi [Rheumatologic manifestations of Behcet's disease: report of 309 cases]
    C B Taarit
    , , boulevard 9-Avril, 1006 BS Tunis, Tunisie
    Rev Med Interne 22:1049-55. 2001
    ..5 and 19.8%. Sacroiliitis is observed in 6%. Unusual forms included destructive polyarthritis (two cases), popliteal cyst (two cases), myositis (two cases) and ankylosing spondylitis (two cases)...
  98. ncbi Intraneural ganglion of the peroneal nerve: importance of timely diagnosis
    J Lowenstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop 30:816-9. 2001
    ..This case report illustrates the importance of timely diagnosis when treating a ganglion of the peroneal nerve and reviews the appropriate workup, differential diagnosis, and treatment...
  99. ncbi [Long-term results after excision of a popliteal cyst]
    S Rupp
    Orthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitat des Saarlandes, 66421 Homburg Saar
    Unfallchirurg 104:847-51. 2001
    The objective was to evaluate long term results after removal of a popliteal cyst with special focus on recurrence rate and associated intraarticular pathology...
  100. ncbi Power Doppler sonography in knee arthritis--a pilot study
    F Giovagnorio
    Cattedra di Radiologia R, DICMI, Universita, Genoa, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 20:101-4. 2001
    ..039), hemoglobinemia (P = 0.009), and sideremia (P = 0.012). Power Doppler sonography is able to demonstrate synovial hyperemia, which is correlated with some laboratory indices of inflammation...
  101. ncbi Ruptured septic popliteal cyst associated with psoriatic arthritis
    Robert Z Tashjian
    Department of Orthopedics, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Orthopedics 27:231-3. 2004

Research Grants25

  1. SWAN Sleep Study II - Michigan Center
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results can inform primary prevention of adverse health outcomes due to the menopause-related sleep disturbances. ..
  2. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
  3. SWAN REPOSITORY
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..
  6. Change in Bone, Arthritis, Function: Hormones & Obesity
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  7. FUNCTIONAL STATUS AND THE MENOPAUSAL TRANSITION
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men (NCHS, 1997). ..
  8. Sleep During the Perimenopause in a Multi-Ethnic Cohort
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All sleep study data, as well as relevant data from the Core SWAN study, will be merged and analyzed by the Michigan site. The Chicago and UC Davis PIs will co-chair the Sleep Study Steering Committee. ..
  9. Estrogen, Metabolism, Menopause, and Health Outcomes
    MaryFran Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This is a unique opportunity to prospectively integrate lifestyle elements with measures of hormone metabolism pathways into a comprehensive examination of multiple human health effects. ..
  10. Functional Status and the Menopause Transition
    MaryFran R Sowers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Among the elderly, older women live longer, develop more chronic disease and experience more prolonged and severe disability than older men. ..