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Lateral knee dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant

Presentation

Knee pain.

Patient Data

Age: 17 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Knee joint

There is an intra-articular effusion associated with knee dislocation.

Case Discussion

Knee dislocation is associated with extensive ligamentous injuries.

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Case information

rID: 22265
Published: 23rd Mar 2013
Last edited: 1st Dec 2019
Tag: junior
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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