Tibia fracture

Tibia fracture

Case A 23-year-old recreational player presented with lower leg pain after a heavy tackle. He described being kicked in the lower leg and experiencing immediate pain. He was however able to get up and limp off. He was seen at a local emergency department where he was diagnosed with a contusion. Three weeks later he [...]
L3 Radiculopathy

L3 Radiculopathy

Case A 48-year-old male football coach presents with a four-month history of right sided buttock, hip and anterior thigh pain. It had not improved despite rest and physiotherapy treatment. He was found to have a positive femoral nerve stretch test, 4+/5 weakness of right hip flexion and knee extension and an absent patellar jerk. Findings [...]