Osteochondritis dissecans and other lesions of the femoral condyles.

  title={Osteochondritis dissecans and other lesions of the femoral condyles.},
  author={James V. Bradley and D. J. Dandy},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  volume={71 3},
We reviewed lesions of the femoral condyles seen in 5,000 knee arthroscopies, recording the findings and the age and sex of the patients. We were able to distinguish the characteristics of developing and late osteochondritis dissecans, acute and old osteochondral fractures, chondral separations, chondral flaps and idiopathic osteonecrosis, and suggest that these are separate distinct conditions. Haemarthrosis was associated only with acute osteochondral fractures. The characteristic feature of… CONTINUE READING
31 Citations
16 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 references

The discoid lateral meniscus : a clinical review

  • Glasgow MMS, PM Aichroth, Baird PRE
  • J Bone Joint Surg [ Br ]
  • 1982

meniscus : a clinical review

  • WT Green, HH Banks
  • J Bone Joint Surg [Br]
  • 1982

Osteonecrosis of the knee

  • Bauer GCH
  • C / in Orthop
  • 1978

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…