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What does tubular cystic globular in tibial plateau mean ?

50 yr F mri shows that I have a 4cm tubular cystic in the proximal tibial plateau, 1 cm thickness. May represent an intraosseous ganglion.with cystic change and mild marrow edema along the dorsolatmedial aspect of the patella. any one know what all this means?
Asked On : Wed, 17 Aug 2011
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Hi Karen
Ther is a space occupying lesion in your leg bone due to growth of nerve and other tissues in your bone may need a biopsy or surgery for confirming diagnosis and have not memtioned your symptoms.if pain swelling or fever occurs visit your ortho surgeon.
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