Pellegrini-Stieda lesion

Case contributed by Dr Behrang Amini
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Pellegrini-Stieda lesion refers to post-traumatic ossification in or near the medial collateral ligament near the margin of the medial femoral condyle. One presumed mechanism of injury is a Stieda fracture (avulsion injury of the medial collateral ligament at the medial femoral condyle).

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rID: 36419
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
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