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What is the unhappy triad of the knee?

The unhappy triad of the knee involves damage to 3 of the major knee ligaments. Remember that this is a significant knee injury that involves complete or incomplete rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament, medial collateral ligament and the medial meniscus. Indications Significant knee pain after a traumatic injury Immediate, intense swelling Discomfort and difficulty […]