Executive Editor: Chris Colton

Authors: Florian Gebhard, Phil Kregor, Chris Oliver

Distal Femur Extraarticular fracture, avulsion

General considerations

Avulsion of the femoral attachment of one of the collateral ligaments: On the medial side, it is not to be confused with Pelegrini-Steida syndrome. If displaced, surgical reattachment is to be considered.



Authors' added material

Contact | Disclaimer | AO Foundation

v1.0 2008-12-03