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What causes knee to slip out of joint?

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Dr. Robert Meislin
Sports Medicine

In brief: Knee slippage

Slipping out of joint could be due to an unstable patella femoral relationship or due to underlying acl insufficiency.
A careful history, exam and, x rays and MRI may further pinpoint the diagnosis.

In brief: Knee slippage

Slipping out of joint could be due to an unstable patella femoral relationship or due to underlying acl insufficiency.
A careful history, exam and, x rays and MRI may further pinpoint the diagnosis.
Dr. Robert Meislin
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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Knee instability

Consider patellofemoral instability from flattened femoral condyles, deficient vmo or quad, or high valgus knee.
Also consider ligament problems with acl, pcl, mcl, lcl. Check with your orthopedic surgeon or sports doc.

In brief: Knee instability

Consider patellofemoral instability from flattened femoral condyles, deficient vmo or quad, or high valgus knee.
Also consider ligament problems with acl, pcl, mcl, lcl. Check with your orthopedic surgeon or sports doc.
Dr. John Michalski
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