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Pes Anserine Bursitis
Andrew Sonin, MD, FACR; Donna G. Blankenbaker, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Pes anserinus: Tendons of sartorius, gracilis, and semitendinosus as they pass around posteromedial aspect of proximal tibia
              • Pes anserine bursitis: Focal bursal collection between pes anserinus tendons and tibia

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • CT Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Ultrasonographic Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                      • Reporting Tips

                                        Selected References

                                        1. Uysal F et al: Prevalence of pes anserine bursitis in symptomatic osteoarthritis patients: an ultrasonographic prospective study. Clin Rheumatol. 34(3):529-33, 2015
                                        2. Rainey CE et al: Snapping pes anserine syndrome. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 44(1):41, 2014
                                        3. Clapp A et al: Radiologic case study. Pes anserine bursitis. Orthopedics. 31(4):306, 407-8, 2008
                                        4. Marra MD et al: MRI features of cystic lesions around the knee. Knee. 15(6):423-38, 2008
                                        5. Rennie WJ et al: Pes anserine bursitis: incidence in symptomatic knees and clinical presentation. Skeletal Radiol. 34(7):395-8, 2005
                                        6. Ptasznik R: Ultrasound in acute and chronic knee injury. Radiol Clin North Am. 37(4):797-830, x, 1999
                                        7. Rothstein CP et al: Semimembranosus-tibial collateral ligament bursitis: MR imaging findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 166(4):875-7, 1996
                                        8. Forbes JR et al: Acute pes anserine bursitis: MR imaging. Radiology. 194(2):525-7, 1995
                                        9. Zeiss J et al: Chronic bursitis presenting as a mass in the pes anserine bursa: MR diagnosis. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 17(1):137-40, 1993
                                        10. Marquis AM: Pes anserine bursitis. ONA J. 6(10):418-9, 1979
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                                        KEY FACTS

                                        • Terminology

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                              • Clinical Issues

                                                • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Pes anserinus: Tendons of sartorius, gracilis, and semitendinosus as they pass around posteromedial aspect of proximal tibia
                                                    • Pes anserine bursitis: Focal bursal collection between pes anserinus tendons and tibia

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • CT Findings

                                                      • MR Findings

                                                        • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                          • Imaging Recommendations

                                                            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                              PATHOLOGY

                                                              • General Features

                                                                • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                      • Treatment

                                                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                        • Consider

                                                                          • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                            • Reporting Tips

                                                                              Selected References

                                                                              1. Uysal F et al: Prevalence of pes anserine bursitis in symptomatic osteoarthritis patients: an ultrasonographic prospective study. Clin Rheumatol. 34(3):529-33, 2015
                                                                              2. Rainey CE et al: Snapping pes anserine syndrome. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 44(1):41, 2014
                                                                              3. Clapp A et al: Radiologic case study. Pes anserine bursitis. Orthopedics. 31(4):306, 407-8, 2008
                                                                              4. Marra MD et al: MRI features of cystic lesions around the knee. Knee. 15(6):423-38, 2008
                                                                              5. Rennie WJ et al: Pes anserine bursitis: incidence in symptomatic knees and clinical presentation. Skeletal Radiol. 34(7):395-8, 2005
                                                                              6. Ptasznik R: Ultrasound in acute and chronic knee injury. Radiol Clin North Am. 37(4):797-830, x, 1999
                                                                              7. Rothstein CP et al: Semimembranosus-tibial collateral ligament bursitis: MR imaging findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 166(4):875-7, 1996
                                                                              8. Forbes JR et al: Acute pes anserine bursitis: MR imaging. Radiology. 194(2):525-7, 1995
                                                                              9. Zeiss J et al: Chronic bursitis presenting as a mass in the pes anserine bursa: MR diagnosis. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 17(1):137-40, 1993
                                                                              10. Marquis AM: Pes anserine bursitis. ONA J. 6(10):418-9, 1979