Orthopädie im GesundheitsZentrum Kelkheim
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Knee Arthroscopy

Abnormalities of Knee Cap Position

Lateralization of patella 

Illustration 1 • Insertion of HF knife

Illustration 2 • Cutting of lateral retinaculum

Illustration 3 • Centered patella

Frequently, anterior knee pain is caused by lateral malalignment of the knee cap. A split of the exterior capsule allows for repositioning of the knee cap in its glide space.