Tibial Tuberosity Avulsion Fracture and Open Proximal Tibial Fracture in an Adult

Abstract

A displaced tibial tuberosity avulsion fracture associated with an open extra-articular proximal tibial diaphyseal fracture is an uncommon fracture pattern. This case report describes the successful management of such a fracture pattern in a 45-year old male using an open reduction and lag screw fixation of the tuberosity with a minimally invasive reduction… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000001684

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