The Journal of Arthroplasty, Volume 27, Issue 2, 324.e17 - 324.e20

Anterior Dislocation After a Posterior Stabilized Total Knee Arthroplasty

Lee, Su Chan et al.
Knee

Dislocation of a total knee arthroplasty is a rare but serious complication. In previous literature, when dislocation does occur, it is usually in the posterior direction in cases with a posterior stabilized total knee arthroplasty due to cam jump. We report an unusual case of anterior dislocation of an 11-year-old posterior stabilized total knee arthroplasty in a 55-year-old woman with rheumatoid arthritis occurred after a slip.


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