Concomitant complete tear of MCL and ACL avulsion fracture in right knee joint
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Right knee swelling and movement limitation after sports activity.
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The case illustrates concomitance of the complete tear of the medial collateral ligament (MCL) and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) avulsion fracture type 2 according to Meyers and McKeevers classification, the ligaments which are major stabilizers of the knee joint and also are the most commonly injured ligaments in the knee joint.
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