Lateral femoral notch sign

Case contributed by Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

A split (vertical) fracture of the lateral tibial plateau with probable articular depression.
Deep lateral femoral notch, 1.5 mm. Probable osteochondral fracture of the lateral femoral condyle. Moderate knee joint effusion.

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Case Information

rID: 21375
Case created: 19th Jan 2013
Last edited: 26th Jul 2016
Tags: knee, sign
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