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Miserable malalignment

This is a combination of rotational deformities that may lead to patellar (kneecap) pain and instability. Usually the femur is rorated outwards, but the tibia rotated inwards, and the kneecaps face towardss one another (squinting or winking patellae).

Rotational Deformity ("Miserable Malalignment")

20 Aug, 2014

Fifty years ago, Dr. Hughston, one of the founding fathers of American Sports Medicine, imparted a vernacular term for rotational deformities of the lower extremity – “Miserable

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