La bursitis séptica es una enfermedad frecuente. Se produce principalmente en las bursas olecraneana y prepatelar, y afecta a varones de media edad. A bursa is a fluid-filled structure that is present between the skin and tendon or tendon and bone. The main function of a bursa is to reduce friction between. BACKGROUND: Septic bursitis usually affects subcutaneous localized bursae such the prepatellar and elbow bursae. This condition is infrequently reported in .

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Rheumatol Int, 4pp. A year-old female presented with an anterior knee swelling. The patellar tendon is a thick structure that connects the bottom of the patella with the tibia.

This infection usually affects subcutaneous localized bursae such the prepatellar and olecranon. A definitive diagnosis can usually be made once a clinical history and physical examination have been obtained, though determining whether or the inflammation is septic is not as straightforward. Am J Sports Med. Ann Rheum Dis, 40pp. Bacterial infection of the superficial subcutaneous bursae. Rev Rhum Engl Ed, 65pp.

J Orthop Surg Hong Kong ; 9: Bursae around the knee can be classified as those around the patella and those buristis occur elsewhere. The skin will be prepared in an aseptic manner over the whole lower extremity. J Infect Dis,pp. J Rheumatol, 14pp.


Ind J Radiol Imag. It is important not to forget this exercise must be pain free. Case 2 Case 2. Opinions vary as to which treatment options are most effective for septic prepatellar bursitis. BMJ,pp. Infrapatellar bursae can be superficial or deep.

When there is a limited range of motion or swells, a doctor may recommend using a needle and syringe to remove the fluid from the joint. Septic bursitis in the prepatellar and olecranon bursae: Sagittal proton-density fat saturated A and sagittal gradient-echo T2W B images show a distended superficial infrapatellar bursa arrows.

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At last there is the elevation. The prepatellar bursa is located between the patella and the overlying subcutaneous tissue. Hospital General de Elda. J Bone Joint Surg, 62App. Men are affected more frecuently. Many different aetiologies have been proposed as the cause bursiis prepatellar bursitis. J Am Acad Orthop Surg.

Bursae around the knee joints

Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. Mucous sheaths of the tendons around the ankle. Arthritis Rheum, 24pp. The motorized shaver inserts through the other portal and total synovectomy including the bursa will be performed until all the pathological lesions are removed.


Prepatellar Bursitis (Housemaid’s Knee)

Bursal fluid lactate determination and the diagnosis of bursitis. This is also called a popliteal cyst and typically involves the gastrocnemius- semimembranosus bursa and is located between the medial patelzr condyle, semimembranosus tendon and the medial head of the gastrocnemius.

Iliotibial bursa, infrapatellar bursa, pes anserine bursa. J Rheumatol, 6pp. Synonyms or Alternate Spellings: A therapeutic approach consiting of prompt and appropiate antibiotic usage, frequent needle drainage, and treatment duration based on the culture results of serial aspirations is effective. Case 3 Case 3. Introduction A bursa is a fluid-filled structure that is present between the skin and tendon or tendon and bone. In Klippel, John H.

The iliotibial bursa is located between the distal part of the iliotibial band near its insertion on Gerdy tubercle and the adjacent tibial surface. It moves up and down in the groove of the femur bursifis you bend and straighten your knee. Paraplegia, 30pp.

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