Segond fracture

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda

Presentation

Pain and giving away following football sport injury.

Patient Data

Age: 22 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Avulsed bony fragment from the lateral aspect of the tibial plateau. It is consistent with segond fracture.

MRI

An associated with ACL tear and medial meniscal injury.

Case Discussion

Segond fracture is lateral tibial metaphyseal capsular avulsion. It is usually associated with ACL tear.

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Case information

rID: 31951
Case created: 7th Nov 2014
Last edited: 11th Apr 2017
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