Below-knee amputation

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Pain in the right knee. Previous history of below-knee amputation due a severe trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 48
Gender: Male
X-ray

Right knee X-ray

Proximal amputation of the right leg with preservation of the knee joint. Mild intercondylar sclerosis. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates a patient submitted to a below-the-knee amputation.

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Case information

rID: 38859
Case created: 8th Aug 2015
Last edited: 28th Aug 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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