Transient lateral patellar dislocation relocation

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam


Sport injury

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Soft tissue swelling. No fracture is seen.

Bloody joint effusion. Bone marrow edema at the medial patella facet and lateral femoral chondyle associated with torn medial patellar retenaculum.

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Case information

rID: 28874
Published: 18th Apr 2014
Last edited: 10th Aug 2020
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