AJSM 2005

Although posterolateral knee injuries16 are less common than injuries to the ACL or PCL and are infrequently found as isolated injuries,recently, injuries to the posterolateral knee structures have been more commonly diagnosed than they were in the recent past. It has also been shown that posterolateral knee injuries alter forces in knees after cruciate ligament graft reconstructions, and it has been recommended that posterolateral knee reconstructions be performed concurrently in knees with these combined ligament injuries. There have been many different proposed surgical techniques to reconstruct the posterolateral knee structures.

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