Plica

What is Plica?

Plica Syndrom is a condition which occurs when a plica (an extension of the protective synovial capsule of the knee) becomes irritated, enlarged, or inflamed.

Questions and answers on "Plica"

I found this underneath my tongue. Its loose hanging skin thats red. What is this? Is it Plica Frimbiata? I burned my tongue a few days ago on my...

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Brief Answer:
Inflamed Plica Fimbriata, nothing to worry..

Detailed Answer:
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As per your complain and the image...

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Can a knee injury cause Osteoarthritis and medial synovial plica?

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Brief Answer:
These can be caused by knee injury.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for your query.

Osteoarthritis and medial synovial plica can be...

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There is a flap of skin under my tongue [plica fimbriata] that has become inflamed and is sore. It seems to have come up...

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Brief Answer:
rinse with mouthwash

Detailed Answer:
hello and thanks for writing in.

Plica fimbriata is a fold of the mucous membrane on the...

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I got a cortisone shot around my plica fold on the inside of my right knee about a month ago, and there is a large bruise just now showing up..and...

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I found this underneath my tongue. Its loose hanging skin thats red. What is this? Is it Plica Frimbiata? I burned my tongue a few days ago on my...

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hi my daughter is going to have her plica fixed with surgery, shes 13 an plays alot of sports. she really likes softball an is the catcher, what...

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I have patella femoral syndrome, ive also had plica in both knees but ever since my ortho removed the plica from my left knee ive had nothing but...

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My daughter had an MRI done today. It says: IMPRESSION:
Mediopatellar plica extending into the patellofemoral articulation, with presumed reactive...

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