From the case: Patella alta

System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Gamuts
Tag: knee
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ As seen on the lateral X-ray, the patella is high-riding or patella alta. The Insall-Salvati ratio is the way to determine borders of normal.  As...”

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  • Patella alta - “ Patella alta, or a high riding patella, describes a situation where the position of the patella is considered high. It may be idiopathic or may re...”

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