Medical Illustration | Internal Derangement of the Right Knee

Case Type:

Fall Down

Area of Injury:

Right Knee

Overall Objective:

TTS was approached by Attorney Gustavo Alzugary from Jacoby & Meyers, LLP who needed to demonstrate the injuries, arthroscopic surgery and total knee arthroplasty with multiple revisions sustained by his client due to a fall down on a slippery and wet lobby floor.

Our Work on the Case

Exhibit 1

Medical illustration showing the damage to the articular surface of medial compartment joint and synovium of the right knee with arthroscopic repair including synovectomy of the joint and chondroplasty of the joint cartilage.

Exhibit 2

Surgical illustration detailing the steps involved in the right knee total arthroplasty including resection of the tibial plateau and femur plus placement and final post-operative anatomy of prosthetic hardware implant.

Exhibit 3

Surgical illustration detailing the steps involved in the first right knee total arthroplasty revision including medial parapatellar arthrotomy, medial/lateral synovectomies, removal of old polyethylene insert plus placement of new polyethylene insert.

Exhibit 4

Surgical illustration detailing the steps involved in the second right knee total arthroplasty revision including capsulotomy and fat pad removal, femoral component removal, femur reaming and re-cutting plus placement of new femur hardware and tibia insert.