CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Rev Bras Ortop (Sao Paulo) 2021; 56(04): 533-536
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1702956
Relato de Caso
Trauma

Osteochondral Segond Fracture Associated with Fibular Head Avulsion Fracture – “Arcuate Sign”[*]

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1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
,
Renata Gabriela Pereira Cunha
1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
,
Lorran Fabrini de Araújo Rocha
1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
,
Arthur Ribeiro Oliveira
1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
,
Marco Túlio Lopes Caldas
1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
,
Thiago Saldanha Gonçalves
1  Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
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Abstract

A deviated osteochondral fracture of the anterolateral tibia associated with fibular head avulsion in a 50-year-old patient is reported. In general, avulsion fracture of the iliotibial tract is associated with injuries in the cruciate ligament, in the meniscus and in lateral knee structures, as in the case herein reported.

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* Work developed at Hospital Maria Amélia Lins, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil.




Publication History

Received: 06 September 2019

Accepted: 29 November 2019

Publication Date:
23 March 2020 (online)

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