Segond fracture

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant


Post knee trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 13 years
Gender: Male

An avulsive fracture is seen involving the lateral tibial plateau, compatible with a Segond fracture.


MRI shows vertical tear of medial meniscus's posterior horn associated with ACL tear.

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Case information

rID: 22402
Published: 29th Mar 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Tag: knee, trauma
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