Bucket handle tear - medial meniscus

Case contributed by Anil Geetha Virupakshappa


Twisting injury of left knee.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Bucket-handle tear of medial meniscus is noted with displacement of fragment into intercondylar notch.

Rest of the structures of knee are within normal limits.

Case Discussion

Classic example of bucket handle meniscus tear.

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