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Iliotibial band syndrome following hip arthroscopy: An unreported complication
Oct 17, 2016
Hip arthroscopy is considered a safe procedure, considering the relatively low rate of complications. Despite several complications have been described following this surgical procedure, the present event has not yet been described. The purpose of the present study is to report an unpublished complication following hip arthroscopy, after reviewing 162 hip arthroscopies and finding iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS) in the knee during followup...
Iliotibial band syndrome following hip arthroscopy: An unreported complication Seijas R, Sallent A, Galan M, Alvarez-Diaz P, Ares O, Cugat R - Indian J Orthop
Figure 1: Schematic diagram showing (a) Approach over the iliotibial band to perform a Z-plasty. (b) Final result after the suture with the new position of both bundles of iliotibial band - Figure 2: Schematic diagram showing (a) Anatomic view of iliotibial band in lateral view. (b) Pain location (marked with a star) after the hip arthroscopic procedure in those patients complaining of iliotibial band syndrome