Signs and Evidence

Making clinical sense of scientific data


Beware of the limitations of this tool

Medial Collateral Ligament Lesion

Calculated pretest probability: 16.9 %
Relevant inclusion criteria: All ages, knee injury 

Clinical signs

1Pain valgus stress 30°

Sources used:

1.Kastelein M et al. Assessing Medial Collateral Ligament Knee Lesions in General Practice. The American Journal of Medicine, Vol 121, No 11, November 2008
2.Majewsk M et al. Epidemiology of athletic knee injuries: A 10-year study. The Knee Volume 13, Issue 3, June 2006, Pages 184-188