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Injuries of the Lateral Collateral Ligament and Posterolateral Corner of the Knee

  • Andrea CampiEmail author
  • Stefano Campi
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Abstract

The lateral collateral ligament (LCL) is a crucial part of the posterolateral corner. Therefore, it can be treated exclusively in the context of the musculoligamentous complex to which it belongs.

Keywords

Lateral collateral ligament Posterolateral corner LCL injury PLC injury Knee ligamentous injuries 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryAzienda Ospedaliera San Giovanni - AddolorataRomeItaly
  2. 2.Università Campus Bio-MedicoRomeItaly

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