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Lateral Patellar Dislocation

Lateral Patellar Dislocation
  • Most dislocations of the patella are in the lateral direction.
  • Dislocations are typically the result of acute injury.
  • Diagnosis is easily made from standard radiographic examination of the knee.
Sunrise view of the knee




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