DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2455-4510.IntJResOrthop20172893

An unusual case of metallic foreign body in the left knee: a rare case report

Ezhil Rajan B., Reshma S.

Abstract


Foreign bodies in the knee joint are uncommon, particulary those not related to surgical procedures. We present a rare case of an intraosseous metallic foreign body penetrating the lateral femoral condyle at left knee causing pain, which was removed with complete resolution of the symptoms due to walking – running injury in a child.


Keywords


Foreign body, Left knee, Walking-running injury, Lateral femoral condyle

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