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The 'Chalky Culprit' of acute locked knee.

Authors
  • Hussin, P
  • Mawardi, M
  • Nizlan, N M
Type
Published Article
Journal
Il Giornale di Chirurgia - Journal of Surgery
Publisher
CIC Edizioni Internazionali
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2014
Volume
35
Issue
9-10
Pages
239–240
Identifiers
PMID: 25419591
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Acute locked knee is commonly caused by tears of the menisci in the knee, osteochondral injuries and also by the stump of a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament. We present two cases of acute locked knee atypically caused by gouty tophaceous lesions in the knee.

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