A cyst is an abnormal discrete collection of fluid in a body space.


Types of cyst

Several types of cyst may make their appearance in the knee:


Short article about the anatomical factors that allow a Baker's cyst to develop.

Arthritis cysts and spurs

Signs of arthritic destruction.



MRI characteristics of cysts and “cyst-like” lesions in and around the knee: what the radiologist needs to know. Perdikakis E and Skiadas V. Insights Imaging. 2013 Jun; 4(3): 257–272.

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