Hyperextension injury of the knee

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Injury sustained during a soccer match.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Shear fracture of the anterior tibial head, (partial) rupture of the posterior cruciate ligament, and dorsal capsular injury of the knee joint.

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Case information

rID: 16380
Published: 14th Jan 2012
Last edited: 24th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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