Transverse patellar fracture treated with tension band

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Surgical treatment of patella 3 months ago.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Female
Transverse patelar fracture treated with tension bands.

Case Discussion

For treatment of transverse patellar fractures the classic method is the tension band.

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Case information

rID: 25129
Published: 6th Oct 2013
Last edited: 9th Mar 2016
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