Genu recurvatum

Last revised by Dr Mohamed Saber on 09 May 2021

Genu recurvatum describes the malalignment or deformity of the knee joint with extension beyond neutral (i.e. hyperextension). 

Pathology

Genu recurvatum can be associated with subluxation or dislocation of the knee joint. 

Etiology

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Cases and figures

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