Osteonecrosis of the Knee After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Report of 5 Cases.
- Author(s): Allen, Christina
- Lansdown, DA
- Shaw, J
- Allen, CR
- Ma, CB
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4622362?pdf=render
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is performed commonly, with a low risk of complication. Osteonecrosis of the knee is a potentially devastating condition and has been observed both spontaneously and after meniscectomy, although osteonecrosis