Rehabilitation after endoscopically percutaneous intramuscular splintage for vastus medialis partial rupture - A case report and review of the literature

Kaya D., Doral M. N., Güney H., Karanfil Y., Yildirim M., Utku B., ...More

Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons Journal, vol.2, no.4, pp.302-304, 2012 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.302-304
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: No


Isolated rupture of the vastus medialis muscle is rare, and surgical repair is recommended. The results of rehabilitation programme after the percutaneous intramuscular splintage of a nearly total vastus medialis muscle tear in a 52-year professional-master degree weight-lifter is presented in this report.