PCL injury

PCL injury

Posterior cruciate ligament injury. See Posterior cruciate ligament.
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Harris missed the Guinness PRO14 victory over Edinburgh and it has now been confirmed he will spend a spell on the sidelines after suffering a PCL injury to his left knee.
Skie missing a chance to compete in the state series last season due to a PCL injury suffered right before the NSC meet.
An isolated PCL injury is present with increased external rotation at 90[degrees] only [16].
Only 5 players sustained a PCL injury which was the least common injury noted among these players (see Figure 2).
Out of 50 cases, MRI detected 3 PCL injury which was confirmed by Arthroscopy and hence sensitivity, specificity and positive and negative predictive values remains at 100% and shows excellent correlation in detecting PCL injuries.
We believe that posterior tibial translation may serve as a valuable and reliable indirect sign in particular for solitary cruciate ligament injury consisting of PCL injury in the setting of intact ACL.
Surgery for PCL injury is usually reserved for elite athletes and unstable injuries.
Participation in soccer (35%) and skiing (26%) most commonly led to PCL injury.
It could be an ACL or PCL injury which could be long-term' we'll find out soon and hope it's not."
The presumed explanation in these reports was that the excessive posterior subluxation and external rotation associated with PCL injury, together with valgus angulation, might cause a reverse Segond fracture [1, 4].
PCL injury: MR imaging diagnosis and pattern of injury.
Of the other 202 patients who had undergone MRI as well as arthroscopy for internal derangement of knee none of the patients had any PCL injury as predicted correctly by MRI.