Lateral meniscal tear resulting from the femoral cross-pin used for hamstring graft fixation in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
The Knee, 04/23/2012
Dudhniwala AG et al. – Distal femoral cross–pin fracture and its intra–articular position are postulated as the cause of this lateral meniscal tear. Hence, the authors recommend a low threshold to investigate with a MRI scan any new symptoms following ACL reconstruction with cross–pin fixation.