Osteochondroma of distal femur as an unusual cause of locked knee

Abstract

We present a case of an unusual cause of locked knee. A 45-year-old woman was admitted via the accident and emergency department with her right knee locked in 30° of flexion. There was no history of trauma. X-rays revealed an osteochondroma of her distal femur. She underwent surgical excision of the lesion. The quadriceps muscle was found to be hooked… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00590-007-0227-z

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