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Knee Exam

McMurray's Test (Medial)

August 17th, 2019


  • Test For

  • Tear of the medial meniscus.
  • How to Perform

  • With the knee in full flexion, apply a valgus (medially directed) force to the lateral knee. Holding the sole of the foot, externally rotate the leg and extend the knee.
  • Abnormal If

  • A click is felt or heard. This may be associated with pain.
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