TITLE

Posterior Cruciate and Posterolateral Ligament Reconstruction in an Adolescent with Open Physes

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Allen F.; Anderson, Christian N.
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 7, p1598
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case of an adolescent patient with posterior and posterolateral instability of the knee for whom nonoperative treatment had failed. The patient was successfully treated with use of a physeal sparing intra-articular reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament and an extra-articular reconstruction of the posterolateral structures. Information about the reconstruction of the posterolateral structures is discussed.
ACCESSION #
25781173

 

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