McMurray test


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Mc·Mur·ray test

(măk-mŭr'ē),
rotation of the tibia on the femur to determine injury to meniscal structures.

McMurray test

A clinical manoeuvre used to identify a torn meniscus.

Method
The patient lies on his or her back with the knee completely flexed. The examiner rotates the foot fully outward while slowly extending the knee: a painful click in outward rotation indicates a torn medial meniscus; a painful click in inward rotation indicates a torn lateral meniscus.

Mc·Mur·ray test

(mik-mŭr'ē test)
Rotation of the tibia on the femur to determine injury to meniscal structures.

McMurray,

Thomas Porter, English surgeon, 1887-1949.
McMurray knife
McMurray maneuver
McMurray osteotomy
McMurray sign
McMurray test - rotation of the tibia on the femur.
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