Is femoral trochlear dysplasia related to global joint hypermobility?


Erden T., Aksoy D., Ceylan H., Kapıcioglu M. , Bilsel K., Elmali N.

JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SCIENCE, vol.24, no.3, pp.458-462, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jos.2018.10.008
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.458-462

Abstract

Background: Hypermobility is a known risk factor for patellar instability. In this study, we hypothesized that a significant relationship exists between global joint hypermobility and trochlear dysplasia.