Table 1

MRI findings seen in injuries of the MCL

1Fluid on either the inner or the outer aspect of the superficial fibres
2Fluid on both sides of the ligament with or without internal foci of high signal but without discontinuity
3Complete disruption/discontinuity of the ligament
  • Reproduced from Schweitzer et al,29 with permission. MCL, medial collateral ligament; MRI, magnetic resonance imaging.