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Total Knee Arthroplasty for Chronic Neglected Posterior Knee Dislocation: Case Report and Literature Review

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ABSTRACT

Knee dislocations are rare injuries. Posterior knee dislocations are only a small subset of them. There is a paucity of literature regarding the management of such neglected cases. We report here, a case of neglected irreducible posterior knee dislocation treated with a total knee arthroplasty followed by gradual rehabilitation with good outcome at 1 year follow-up.

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Belmoubarik, A. , Abouchane, M. , Fahsi, M. , Benameur, H. , Fadili, M. and Nechad, M. (2015) Total Knee Arthroplasty for Chronic Neglected Posterior Knee Dislocation: Case Report and Literature Review. Open Access Library Journal, 2, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/oalib.1101976.

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