Bipartite patella

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam

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Trauma

Patient Data

Age: Young adult
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Bipartite patella. The location at the superolateral aspect of the patella and lack of joint effusion help to confirm that this is not a fracture.  

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of bipartite patella

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Case Information

rID: 12979
Case created: 13th Feb 2011
Last edited: 17th Dec 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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