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Common knee conditions 

Common knee conditions
Common knee conditions

Shahryar Noordin

and Andrew Howard

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date: 26 May 2022

All children who complain of knee symptoms must be assessed for ipsilateral hip and spine pathology

Congenital or persistent lateral dislocation of the patella and obligatory dislocation of the patella have two different clinical presentations: surgical treatment (if required) is often complex

The natural history of stable osteochondritis dissecans lesions is generally favourable in a child with open physes.

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