Stress view of knee

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

55 M. Road traffic accident 1 wk back. Left knee injury.

Modality: X-ray

Case Discussion

Avulsion fracture from head of fibula.

Significant opening of medial and lateral compartment of femoro-tibial joint in valgus and varus stress views respectively.

Findings favour multi-ligament injury / laxity.

MR : Complete ACL tear, Intra-substance PCL tear. MCL Grade II injury. LCL avulsion.


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Case Information

rID: 10213
Case created: 23rd Jul 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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