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1

Traumatic Arthritis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for OA

2

Hemarthrosis

Ballottement test,
Patient report of noticing swelling,
Clusters of findings for effusion

3

Monoarticular Steroid- Sensitive Arthritis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for OA

4

Crystal Synovitis

N/A--aspiration/lab testing needed

5

Septic Arthritis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for OA

6

Rheumatoid Arthritis

N/A

7

Early Arthrosis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for OA

8

Discoid Meniscus

McMurray test (not typically positive in young children); necessary to “twist the pt’s knee in flexion and extension”; popping or clunking sensation or staggered sense; possible limitation of motion during knee flexion/extension

9

Bucket-Handle Mensical Lesions

McMurray’s test,
Apley’s test,
Steinman’s test,
Ege’s test

10

Posterior Lesion

N/A

11

Loose Bodies in Adolescents

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for Loose bodies

12

Loose Bodies Complicating Arthrosis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for Loose bodies

13

Medial Coronary Ligament

N/A

14

Medial Colateral Ligament (MCL) Injury

Valgus Stress test

15

Intra-articular Adhesions

N/A

16

Advanced Arthrosis

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for OA

17

Subsynovial Hematoma

N/A

18

Medial Colateral Bursitis

N/A

19

Medial Meniscus Injury

McMurry test
Apley’s test
Ege’s test,
Thessaly test

20

Patellar Bursitis

N/A

21

Popliteal (Baker's) Cyst

N/A

22

Adherent Vastus Intermedius

N/A

23

Chronic Non-adherent Ligamentous Lesion (Plica Mediopatellaris)

MPP test

24

Loose Body

Composite examination/ Clusters of findings for Loose bodies

25

Plica Synovialis Syndrome

MPP test
Medial plica shelf test

26

Posterior Capsular Strain

N/A

27

Iliotibial Tract Bursitis

N/A

28

Patellar Bursitis

N/A

29

Patellofemoral Pain Disorders

Patellar Apprehension test (Fairbank's test),
Pain during functional activity,
Resisted knee extension

30

Patellofemoral Arthrosis

N/A