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Luxation of patella by Mind Map: Luxation of patella

1. Straight hind limb

2. Injection of corticosteroids

3. Definition

3.1. Pathological condition of stifle joint in which medial patellar ligament become over trochlear ridge

4. Causes

4.1. Over streching

4.2. Higher uneven hoof

4.3. Secondary to CNS disease

4.4. Hormonal disturbance

5. Treatment

5.1. Medial patellar ligament splitting

5.2. Medial patellar desmotomy

6. Signs

6.1. Locked hind limb

6.2. Limb extended caudally

6.3. Difficult backing

6.4. Loss muscle tone

6.5. Foot draging