Management of medial-sided knee injuries, part 2: posteromedial corner.

  title={Management of medial-sided knee injuries, part 2: posteromedial corner.},
  author={Lisa M. Tibor and Milford H. Marchant and D. Christopher Taylor and W. Hardaker and W. E. Garrett and Jon K. Sekiya},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  volume={39 6},
Injury to the posteromedial corner (PMC) of the knee differs anatomically and biomechanically from isolated injury to the medial collateral ligament. Newer anatomic and biomechanical studies are refining the field's understanding of the medial side of the knee, as well as its role in multiple ligament injuries. Valgus instability places additional strain on a reconstructed anterior or posterior cruciate ligament, which can contribute to late graft failure. Injuries to the PMC may not heal… CONTINUE READING


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