Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy

, Volume 15, Issue 9, pp 1125–1129 | Cite as

Anterior cruciate ligament injury with simultaneous locked bucket-handle tears of both medial and lateral meniscus in a 19-year-old female professional ski racer: a case report

  • Katja TecklenburgEmail author
  • Daniel Schoepf
  • Christian Hoser
  • Christian Fink


Acute anterior cruciate ligament deficiency combined with simultaneous locked bucket-handle tears of both medial and lateral menisci have rarely been observed. This case report describes the first case of such a combined knee injury in an athlete including injury mechanism, clinical symptoms, specific signs on MRI, and treatment options.


Anterior cruciate ligament Meniscus tear Sports injury Knee Meniscus repair 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katja Tecklenburg
    • 1
    Email author
  • Daniel Schoepf
    • 2
  • Christian Hoser
    • 1
  • Christian Fink
    • 1
  1. 1.Department for Trauma Surgery and Sports MedicineMedical University InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria
  2. 2.Department for RadiologyMedical University InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria

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