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Year : 2019  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 139-143

Tibial spine avulsions. Treatment by arthroscopic suture fixation

1 Associate professor, Orhopaedics, IGIMS, Patna, India
2 Assistant professor, Internal Medicine, AIIMS, Patna, India
3 Medical Officer, Add PHC Masaurhi, Patna, India
4 Senior Resident, Orthopedics, IGIMS, Patna, India

Correspondence Address:
Manish Kumar
Associate Professor Dept. of Orthopedics, IGIMS
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Introduction : Tibial spine avulsions are intra-articular fractures .There is avulsion of ACL insertion on the tibial plateau and it behaves like a torn ACL.[1],[2] It was first described by Poncet in 1875.The treatment modality has undergone a great change since then. Arthroscopic fixation is taking place of nonoperative treatment.[3]

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