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Lateral Patellar Dislocation With Vertical Axis Rotation Of 90°

Author(s): +A. Elibrahimi ; +A. Elmrini ; +F. Boutayeb ; *S. Habi ; K. *Maatougui, *JM Leleu

Journal: Journal of Orthopaedics
ISSN 0972-978X

Volume: 3;
Issue: 4;
Date: 2006;
Original page

Keywords: patellar dislocation | vertical rotation of 90°.

The lateral patellar dislocation with vertical rotation of 90° is rare. We describe a case of dislocation of the patella around its vertical axis following a direct traumatism on the medial edge of the patella. The closed reduction was carried out with success under general anaesthesia
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