The significance of hemarthrosis of the knee in children

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Diagnostic arthroscopy was performed in 40 consecutive patients under 16 years of age with hemarthrosis of the knee. The age of the patients ranged from 10 to 15 years, median 13.7 years. Eighteen patients had ruptures of the anterior cruciate ligament; seven ruptures were partial. Only two cases of fractures of the tibial spine were encountered. Seven… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00454494

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@article{Eiskjr1988TheSO, title={The significance of hemarthrosis of the knee in children}, author={S\oren Eiskj{\ae}r and Stephan Thordal Larsen and Mary Beth Schmidt}, journal={Archives of orthopaedic and traumatic surgery}, year={1988}, volume={107}, pages={96-98} }