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Pellegrini-Stieda

Schwalier ES - MedPix (2005)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Pellegrini-Stieda

History: 25 year old male soccer player presents with pain over medial portion of left knee. The patient states that he received repeated kicks to lateral aspect of left knee during the soccer season several months ago.

Findings: Anteroposterior radiograph of the left knee shows ossification medial to the medial condyle in the region of the medial collateral ligament. The femur and tibia were intact.

Ddx: Avulsion fracture caused by tear of medial collateral ligament from the medial femoral condyle

Dxhow: Characteristic finding on the radiograph

Exam: Tenderness on palpation over medial aspect of left knee and mildly reduced range of motion that was limited by pain. Valgus testing was non-specific.

No MeSH data available.


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Pellegrini-Stieda

Schwalier ES - MedPix (2005)

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Pellegrini-Stieda

History: 25 year old male soccer player presents with pain over medial portion of left knee. The patient states that he received repeated kicks to lateral aspect of left knee during the soccer season several months ago.

Findings: Anteroposterior radiograph of the left knee shows ossification medial to the medial condyle in the region of the medial collateral ligament. The femur and tibia were intact.

Ddx: Avulsion fracture caused by tear of medial collateral ligament from the medial femoral condyle

Dxhow: Characteristic finding on the radiograph

Exam: Tenderness on palpation over medial aspect of left knee and mildly reduced range of motion that was limited by pain. Valgus testing was non-specific.

No MeSH data available.