Extensor mechanism of the knee injuries

Knee pathology

The knee is a complex synovial joint that can be affected by a range of pathologies:

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rID: 1304
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Extensor mechanism of the knee injury
  • Injuries to the extensor mechanism of the knee

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: quadriceps tendon rupture
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  • Case 2: patellar tendon rupture
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  • Case 3: Osgood-Schlatter disease
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  • Sinding-Larsen-Jo...
    Case 4: Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome
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  • Patella fracture
    Case 5: patella fracture
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  • Patellar tendinos...
    Case 6: jumper's knee
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  • Irregular hyperin...
    Case 7: partial tear of rectus femoris
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