Traumatic proximal tibiofibular joint dislocation treated by open reduction and temporary fixation: a case report
2007 (English)In: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, ISSN 0942-2056, E-ISSN 1433-7347, Vol. 15, no 2, 199-201 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Isolated dislocations of the proximal tibiofibular joint are a rare condition. Missed diagnosis can lead to chronic knee pain and disability. Early recognition should be followed by immediate closed reduction or open reduction and joint transfixation. We present a young athlete with this injury which was treated successfully by open reduction.
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2007. Vol. 15, no 2, 199-201 p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-170595DOI: 10.1007/s00167-006-0147-1PubMedID: 16858561OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-170595DiVA: diva2:509336