Tibial plateau fracture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Patient suffers accident playing soccer

Patient Data

Age: 25 years old
Gender: Male

Computed tomography shows a depressed fracture of the tibial plateau. Fracture of proximal fibula head is also evidence. Note the presence of lipohemartrosis

Case Discussion

This case shows a tibial plateau fracture.

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Case information

rID: 26862
Published: 11th Jan 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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