Medial Collateral and Lateral Collateral Ligament Injury Differential Diagnoses

Updated: May 14, 2019
  • Author: Adam B Agranoff, MD; Chief Editor: Ryan O Stephenson, DO  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

These include the following:

  • Osteochondral fracture

  • Extensor mechanism rupture

  • Osteonecrosis of the femoral epicondyle

  • Osteonecrosis of the tibial condyle

  • Inflammatory conditions (systemic disease)

Differential Diagnoses