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World Journal of Pharmaceutical
and Medical Research

An International Peer Reviewed Journal for Pharmaceutical and Medical Research and Technology
An Official Publication of Society for Advance Healthcare Research (Reg. No. : 01/01/01/31674/16)
ISSN 2455-3301
IMPACT FACTOR: 5.922

ICV : 78.6

Abstract

AVULSION FRACTURES OF THE TIBIAL SPINES IN ADULTS: A REPORT ON A CASE

Mouad Beqqali Hassani*, Amine EL Maqrout*, Ayoub Mjidila, Moncef Boufettal, Reda Allah Bassir, Mohamed Kharmaz, Moulay Omar Lamrani, Mustapha Mahfoud, Ahmed EL. Bardouni and Mohamed Saleh Berrada

ABSTRACT

The avulsion fracture of the tibial spines is a common lesion among adolescents but rare among adults, resulting in discontinuity of the anterior cruciate ligament. The classification of Meyers and Mac Keever modified by Zaricznyj is the most used. The treatment will depend on whether or not the insertion of the anterior cruciate ligament is moved to the tibial plateau. Orthopedic treatment gives excellent results for stage I. Surgical treatment is imperative for stages III and IV. As for Stage II, it will be a case-by-case decision. This fracture can give complications that must be prevented. We present the clinical observation of a young adult who has a tibial spines’ fracture, their diagnostic and therapeutic management with review of the literature.

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