Symptomatic bucket handle tear of the lateral meniscus after knee arthroplasty

@article{Martini1999SymptomaticBH,
  title={Symptomatic bucket handle tear of the lateral meniscus after knee arthroplasty},
  author={Franz Martini and Elisabeth Kremling and Walter Kunz},
  journal={International Orthopaedics},
  year={1999},
  volume={23},
  pages={310-311}
}
We report on a 67-year-old women who had pain after a knee arthroplasty in the region of the lateral meniscus. The arthroscopy showed the remainder of the posterior horn of the lateral meniscus, which luxated as a bucket handle tear into the joint. The resection led to an immediate relief. This case show the importance of meticulous removal of the entire menisci during bicondylar surface replacement. Après l’implantation d’une prothèse de genou une femme, agée de 67 ans, souffrait d’une douleur… CONTINUE READING
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