Posterolateral Corner Reconstruction in the Multiligament Injured Knee: State of the Art

Yuen Wen Loong Paul, Lee Yee Han Dave

Volume 5 | Issue 1 | Jan – April 2020 | Page 27-35

Author: Yuen Wen Loong Paul [1], Lee Yee Han Dave [1]

[1] Department of Orthopaedics, Changi General Hospital,2 Simei Street 3, Singapore 5298892

Address of Correspondence

Dr. Lee Yee Han Dave,
Department of Orthopaedics, Changi General Hospital,2 Simei Street 3, Singapore 5298892


Posterolateral corner injuries were labelled as the “dark side” of the knee due to the paucity of knowledge on the subject. This has been increasingly studied and we now have a better understanding of this injury. Posterolateral corner(PLC) injuries are a significant cause of knee instability and cruciate reconstruction failures. This paper aims to review the literature over the last 10 years; on PLC epidemiology, anatomy, biomechanics, clinical and radiographic assessment, management and outcomes.
Keywords: Posterolateral corner, Knee Repair, Reconstruction.


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