PMID: 1892722Jan 1, 1991

Bilateral simultaneous rupture of the patellar tendon. Case report and review of the literature

Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
C H DejongJ P Vroemen

Abstract

A case of bilateral simultaneous rupture of the patellar tendon due to apicitis patellae is presented. Clinical picture, diagnosis, pathogenesis and treatment are discussed. In addition, the literature on the subject is reviewed.

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Patella
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