Subluxation of the patella: evaluation of patellar articular cartilage with MR imaging.

@article{Nakanishi1992SubluxationOT,
  title={Subluxation of the patella: evaluation of patellar articular cartilage with MR imaging.},
  author={Katsuyuki Nakanishi and Masahiro Inoue and Kazunori Harada and Junpei Ikezoe and Takamichi Murakami and Hironobu Nakamura and Takahiro Kozuka},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={65 776},
  pages={662-7}
}
In patients with subluxation of the patella, injury of the patellar articular cartilage is frequently observed, and correct evaluation of this cartilage injury is extremely important for the management of these patients. Magnetic Resonance (MR) studies were performed on 102 patellofemoral (PF) joints of 51 patients with subluxation of the patella and 20 PF joints of 10 healthy volunteers. In 77 of the 102 PF joints with subluxation, arthroscopy and/or operation were performed. MR images were… CONTINUE READING

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