[Apophyseolysis, evulsion fractures and osteochondropathy of the anterior inferior iliac spine (author's transl)].

Evulsion fractures of the anterior inferior iliac spine in adults usually are the result of sudden contraction of the rectus femoris muscle during sporting activities, particularly football. In children, before fusion of the apophysis, there may be an apophyseolysis. This may result in a chondropathy because of abnormal development of the frequently… (More)