Congenital Dislocation of the Knee

Definition Congenital dislocation of the knee is a condition characterised by hyperextension deformity of knee with varying degrees of pathological anterior displacement of the tibia present at birth. History First described by Chenssier in 1812. Subsequently reported by Chatelaine in 1822 and by Bord in 1834. Aetiology Three theories have been proposed about the causation. … Continue reading Congenital Dislocation of the Knee