Dr Ravi Padmanabhan

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SHOULDER MRI BICEPS LABRUM JUNCTION: Q&A FROM THE COURSE

We have had over 2000 questions answered in the MRI Mini Fellowships. From simple to complex and everything in between. Here are some of them. QUESTION: Q: Is it normal to see a fluid cleft between he biceps tendon and superior labrum? MOVE SLIDER ICON (ARROWS) LEFT TO SEE THE ANSWER ANSWER: A: Hi, Dr …

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CORD SIGNAL CHANGE MRI SPONDYLOTIC MYELOPATHY

SPONDYLOTIC MYELOPATHY MRI RADIOLOGY DISCUSSION SPONDYLOTIC MYELOPATHY   Spondylotic Myelopathy is a term used when there is increased cord signal due to extrinsic compression.   Patients will often be symptomatic with cord related symptoms.   By using the term you are indicating that the patient’s symptoms can potentially be reversed by relieving the compression. WHAT …

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ROTATOR CUFF SUPRASPINATUS TENDINOSIS TENDINITIS MRI: WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE SST?

MOVE SLIDER ICON (ARROWS) LEFT TO SEE THE DIAGNOSIS WHAT ARE THE FINDINGS Diffuse Increased signal (intermediate) in the Supraspinatus Tendon. WHAT'S THE Dx SUPRASPINATUS TENDINITIS/TENDINOSIS.  There is diffuse increased signal in the supraspinatus tendon (Pink arrows). The signal increase is intermediate which is seen on tendinitis and not fluid type signal which is seen …

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TIBIALIS POSTERIOR TENDINITIS TENDINOPATHY TEARS RADIOLOGY MRI

TIBIALIS POSTERIOR TENDINITIS TENDINOPATHY TEARS RADIOLOGY MRI DISCUSSION TIBIALIS POSTERIOR TENDINOPATHY AND PARTIAL TEAR. Tibialis posterior tendinopathy and delamination / partial tears.   The normal tibialis posterior tendon should be uniformly low signal.   Enlargement and or increased intermediate signal indicates tibialis posterior tendinopathy / tendinosis.   Tibialis posterior tendon tears are indicated by the …

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SESAMOID OSTEONECROSIS RADIOLOGY MRI

SESAMOID OSTEONECROSIS RADIOLOGY MRI DISCUSSION OSTEONECROSIS OF THE SESAMOID.   On X-ray look for sclerosis, fracture and fragmentation. WHAT ARE THE FINDINGS Sesamoid view demonstrates marked sclerosis of the lateral sesamoid (Pink arrow) with a fracture (Green arrow. SESAMOID OSTEONECROSIS RADIOLOGY MRI: MOVE SLIDER TO VIEW IMAGES ARE FROM OUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT. CLICK ICON BELOW …

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VERTICAL MENISCUS MENISCAL TEAR MRI KNEE

VERTICAL MENISCUS MENISCAL TEAR MRI KNEE DISCUSSION VERTICAL (LONGITUDINAL) MENISCUS TEAR POSTERIOR HORN. The high signal extends to both the superior and inferior articular margins of the meniscus indicating a tear.   It can be easy to overlook peripheral vertical tears as the torn outer fragment (Green arrows) can be very thin and may not …

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INDIAN RHEUMATOLOGY ASSOCIATION COURSE MEETING INDIA IRACON ONLINE

RHEUMATOLOGY COURSE MEETING INDIA IRACON ONLINE: MRI SPINE SPONDYLOARTHROPATHY FOR RHEUMATOLOGISTS Dr Ravi will be speaking on MRI assessment of the spine in Spondyloarthropathies. This is a talk that is tailored for Rheumatologists. As a Rheumatologist you are not expected to look at a scan like a radiologist but you should be able to look …

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MENISCUS FIBRILLATION MRI LATERAL MENISCUS

MENISCUS FIBRILLATION MRI LATERAL MENISCUS DISCUSSION This is NOT a tear.   The anterior horn of the lateral meniscus as it approaches its insertion into the tibia is normally fibrillated like this and this is a normal finding. MENISCUS FIBRILLATION MRI LATERAL MENISCUS: MOVE SLIDER TO VIEW IMAGES ARE FROM OUR INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT. CLICK ICON …

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POPLITEOMENISCAL FASICLES MRI TEAR NORMAL ANATOMY

POPLITEOMENISCAL FASICLES MRI TEAR NORMAL ANATOMY DISCUSSION These structures are the Popliteomeniscal Fascicles.   They are the Antero Inferior Fascicle (Blue arrow).   The Postero superior Fascicle (Pink arrow) which forms the,   Popliteal Hiatus (Orange arrow) for the,   Popliteus tendon (Green arrow)  to pass through. POPLITEOMENISCAL FASICLES MRI TEAR NORMAL ANATOMY: MOVE SLIDER …

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