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Avulsion fractures of the knee

Avulsion fractures of the knee are numerous due to the many ligaments and tendons inserting around this joint. They include 1:

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Knee pathology

The knee is a complex synovial joint that can be affected by a range of pathologies:

Article information

rID: 9331
Tag: knee, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Avulsion fracture of the knee
  • Avulsion fracture of knee
  • Avulsion fractures of knee
  • Avulsion fractures involving the knee

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: with arcuate sign
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  • Case 2: ACL avulsion
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  • Case 3: ACL avulsion
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  • Case 4: Segond fracture
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  • Anterior cruciate...
    Case 5: ACL avulsion
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  • Case 6: PCL avulsion
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  • Case 7: reverse Segond fracture
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  • Case 8: multiple avulsions
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  • Case 9: MCL avulsion from femur
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  •  Case 10: PCL avulsion
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  • Case 11: semimembranosus avulsion
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  • Case 12: patellar tendon avulsion from tibial tuberosity
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  • Case 13: MCL avulsion
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  • Case 14: ACL avulsion
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  • Case 15: involving deep layer of MCL
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