This study was carried out in a re t rospective manner on2436 magnetic resonance (MR) exams of the knee in a periodbetween January 2006 and October 2007. These exams wereanalyzed using the direct visualization of a fragment in the inter -condilar notch, parallel and inferior in respect to the posteriorc ruciate ligament (PCL) as unique diagnostic criteria for thedepiction of double PCL sign. This sign was found in 56 cases,and 50 of these were successively sent to art h roscopy which con -firmed the diagnosis in all cases. This sign resulted highly sensi -tive and specific in the diagnosis of bucket-handle meniscaltears.
|Numero di pagine||3|
|Rivista||Acta Medica Mediterranea|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2008|
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