Lateral patellar dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pre-operative radiograph for knee ligament surgery. History of post traumatic lateral patellar dislocation for last 20 years.

Patient Data

Age: 50 yrs
Gender: Male
X-ray

There is lateral dislocation of the patella. The femorotibial compartment joint space is maintained. There is no lytic or sclerotic bony lesion.

Case Discussion

Findings of lateral patellar dislocation.

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Case information

rID: 55061
Case created: 17th Aug 2017
Last edited: 17th Aug 2017
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