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When the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is injured, ACL reconstruction is usually considered the gold standard of treatment, especially in active young patients (Zaffagnini, Grassi, Serra, Marcacci, 2015).
Incidence of anterior cruciate ligament tears and reconstruction: a 21-year population-based study.
Knowing the morphometric characteristics of patellar tendon is crucial for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Cyclops syndrome was first described by Jackson and Schaefer in 1990 in patients who had undergone anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction with a patellar tendon auto graft.
Comparison of 3-dimensional obliquity and anisometric characteristics of anterior cruciate ligament graft positions using surgical navigation.
The advantages of arthroscopically assisted anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction include elimination of capsular incisions, decrease in trauma to the fat pad, avoidance of desiccation of the articular cartilage, better visualization of the femoral attachment and a lower incidence of postoperative patello-femoral pain than with open reconstruction.
The visualization in anterior cruciate ligament injuries is applied through direct radiographs, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasonography (usg) and arthroscopy.
Falcao suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage during Monaco's Coupe de France tie against Monts Or Azergues on January 22.
A club statement read: "Rovers are preparing for the start of the season without Leon Best after he suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury.
Through the centuries scientific minds have been concerned with the function of the anterior cruciate ligament, the consequences of its loss and the various surgical means to re-establish functional knee stability.
As well as dislocating his knee-cap, the centre-half has ruptured his medial ligament, anterior cruciate ligament and posterior cruciate ligament in his right leg.

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