Posteromedial corner injury

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
X-ray

A joint effusion is present. No definite fracture identified. 

CT

A small fracture of the posteromedial corner of the tibial plateau is noted with surrounding stranding. 

MRI

Oedema of the bone and soft tissues is seen posteriorly and medially involving the posteromedial corner of the tibial plateau and medial femoral condyle. A small fracture is present. Lateral meniscus also appears to have a complex tear. Features are consistent with a posteromedial corner injury of the knee.

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Case information

rID: 7985
Published: 25th Dec 2009
Last edited: 18th May 2018
Tag: knee
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