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  • n. Alternative form of hemosiderin.

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  • n. a granular brown substance composed of ferric oxide; left from the breakdown of hemoglobin; can be a sign of disturbed iron metabolism


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  • IMPRESSION: 32 yrs old female with synovial collection with synovial thickening & collection with septae in relation to lateral femoral condyle with haemosiderin staining, contrast enhancement and erosive process in patella, medial femoral condylar & tibial plateau, early degenerative changes.

    Sumer's Radiology Site

  • Fluid collection with septae is noted in relation to lateral aspect of femur with areas of signal suppression on GRE suggestive of haemosiderin staining.

    Sumer's Radiology Site

  • In view of haemosiderin staining PVNS is suggested as first differential.

    Sumer's Radiology Site


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