Case Report: Sinding-Larsen-Johansson Disease
Axel Goldmann, M.D.
Orthopedic Center Erlangen, Germany
An 11-year-old female patient presented with pain in the left knee during extension and flexion manoeuvres of the knee following horseback exercises (maximum extension and abduction of the left lower extremity). Based on physical examination, a partial rupture of the left patellar ligament was suspected. In his case report, Axel Goldmann, MD (Orthopedic Center, Erlangen, Germany) describes the MRI findings of this patient with a rarely seen diagnosis.
Clinical Talk: "Why, when and how to image joints in childhood"
The information presented is for illustration only and is not intended to be relied upon by the reader for instruction as to the practice of medicine. Any health care practitioner reading this information is reminded that they must use their own learning, training and expertise in dealing with their individual patients. This material does not substitute for that duty and is not intended by Siemens Healthcare to be used for any purpose in that regard.
The drugs and doses mentioned herein are consistent with the approval labelling for uses and/or indications of the drug. The treating physician bears the sole responsibility for the diagnosis and treatment of patients, including drugs and doses prescribed in connection with such use. The Operating Instructions must always be strictly followed when operating the system. The source for the technical data is the corresponding data sheets. Results may vary.