Patella fracture and proximal patellar tendon rupture following arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

Abstract

The central one-third bone-patella tendon-bone graft is a popular choice for arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Complications following graft harvesting are unusual, but several reports have been published. We report an unusual case involving a simultaneous patella fracture and patellar tendon rupture that occurred 6 weeks… (More)

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@article{Miller1999PatellaFA, title={Patella fracture and proximal patellar tendon rupture following arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.}, author={M. D. Miller and T. Nichols and C. Allen Butler}, journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association}, year={1999}, volume={15 6}, pages={640-3} }