Knee Case No. 2

Knee Case No. 2 Police officer who sustained a gunshot to the knee joint. After the initial gunshot treatment the defect remained a problem. The lateral trochlea of the patella femoral joint was destroyed by bullet. The loss of normal anatomy of the lateral knee is noted on sunrise x-ray.
Knee Case No. 2 Patient underwent fresh allograft reconstruction and osteotomy of tibial tubercle. The allograft is shown fixated with 3 large screws. The contour of the lateral trochlea was recreated using the bulk allograft tissue. The patella was better centralized with the anteromedialization osteotomy of the tibial tubercle.

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