Acute and chronic traumatic cartilage injuries of the knee

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Traumatic articular cartilage injuries to the knee are common and associated with more than half of knee arthroscopies. Although typically located in the medial compartment, acute and chronic cartilage injuries have variable and perhaps an unclear natural history. Predictable chondral injuries are seen with associated injuries to the knee including an anterior cruciate ligament tear and a patellar dislocation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationArticular Cartilage of the Knee
Subtitle of host publicationHealth, Disease and Therapy
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9781493975877
ISBN (Print)9781493975853
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020


  • Anterior cruciate ligament
  • Articular cartilage
  • Chondral
  • Knee
  • Patella dislocation
  • Trauma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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