Lateral femoral notch sign

Case contributed by Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

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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rID: 21375
Published: 19th Jan 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: knee, sign
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