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complain of painful locking

meniscus tear

2

complain of instability of knee

chronic ACL damage

3

hyperextension knee injury

acl tear or patellar dislocation

4

hyperflexion knee injury

PCL tear or ACL tear

5

Sudden deceleration injury

acl tear

6

what is the unhappy triad

tear of ACL, meniscus, MCL when a rotary contact injury

7

a segonds fx is

linear fragment from the lateral margin of the lateral tibial plateau. associated with ACL tear

8

with menisical tears it extends to the

articular surface

9

Osteochondritis dessicans occurs

in the lateral aspect of the medial femoral condyle
ORTHOPEDIC consults bc of vascular supply

10

metatarsalgia pain is

at the bottom of the foot, chronic stretching of the transverse ligament

DROPPED metatarsal head

11

repetitive ankle plantar flexion results in

os trigonum or posterior ankle impingement syndrome. seen in ballet dancers

12

check slide 84 for salter harris

look at notes

13

kager's fat pad is

seen with a normal achilles tendon

14

jones/dancers fracture is seen

at the base of the fifth metatarsal head

15

dancers fx occurs from

plantar flexion and inversion along with avulsive injury from PERONEUS BREVIS

16

CPDD is

intra-articular deposition of calcium crystals