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a minute hairlike projection on mucous membrane

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The unusual presentation of the popliteal cyst on preoperative MRI was due to necrotic synovial villi inside the cyst.
Fragments of necrotic synovial villi with fibrinoid degeneration are observed.
Histopathological examination of the retrieved tissue showed fragments of synovial villi with no acute inflammation or infection, with evidence of lipomatous metaplasia (Figure 3).
An ultrasonographic examination disclosed a large amount of fluid in the suprapatellar recess, with synovial villi, but no hyperemia.