J Knee Surg 2009; 22(4): 366-369
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1247777
Case Report

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Irreducible Posterolateral Knee Dislocation with Entrapment of the Adductor Magnus Tendon and Medial Skin Dimpling

David T. Braun1 , Matthew T. Muffly2 , Gregory T. Altman1
  • 1The Department of Orthopaedics, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Pa
  • 2Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pa
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Publication History

Publication Date:
14 January 2010 (online)


This case report describes an irreducible posterolateral knee dislocation with a bone avulsion of the medial epicondyle attached to the medial collateral ligament and adductor magnus tendon entrapped within the joint space.