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Year : 2018 | Month : August | Volume : 12 | Issue : 8 | Page : RD04 - RD05

Bilateral Unicondylar Hoffa Fracture Along with Tibial Spine Avulsion Injury in a Patient: Case Report

Sumit Gupta, Jaswant Kumar

1. Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India. 2. Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Sumit Gupta,
8/3 Gulmohar Road, Shipra Sun City, Indirapuram, Near Regalia Heights, Ghaziabad-201014, Uttar Pradesh, India.
E-mail: docsumitgupta@gm ail.com

Abstract

Coronal fractures of distal femur are complex intra articular fractures. Various cases of unicondylar and bicondylar Hoffa fractures have been reported in literature. Bilateral unicondylar Hoffa fracture is a very rare injury and it is not reported in literature to best of our knowledge. We report a case of bilateral unicondylar Hoffa fracture associated with tibial spine avulsion in right knee and possible mechanism of injury in same patient.

Keywords

Bilateral Hoffa, Coronal Fracture, Distal Femur

How to cite this article :

Sumit Gupta, Jaswant Kumar. BILATERAL UNICONDYLAR HOFFA FRACTURE ALONG WITH TIBIAL SPINE AVULSION INJURY IN A PATIENT: CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2018 August [cited: 2018 Jul 23 ]; 12:RD04-RD05. Available from
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2018&month=August&volume=12&issue=8&page=RD04-RD05&id=11893

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2018/34859.11893

Date of Submission: Nov 19, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Feb 09, 2018
Date of Acceptance: Jun 08, 2018
Date of Publishing: Aug 01, 2018

FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.

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