Segond fracture with avulsion of ACL

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Painful knee following twisting fall

Modality: X-ray

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Case Discussion

On AP view a curvilinear bony fracture is seen on the lateral aspect of the tibia reflecting a Segond fracture. Best seen on lateral projection, an avulsion of the anterior tibial spine can also be seen. 

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Case Information

rID: 10383
Case created: 9th Aug 2010
Last edited: 1st Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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