Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
Article copyright, the authors; Journal compilation copyright, J Med Cases and Elmer Press Inc
Journal website

Case Report

Volume 4, Number 9, September 2013, pages 608-611

Early Post Operative Septic Arthritis After Hip Arthroscopy Using Tisseel Fibrin Sealant: Report of Two Cases


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Initial appearance of lesion in case 1.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Full thickness delamination of hyline cartilige from acetabular socket.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Microfracture behind delaminated chondral flap.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. Application of tisseel fibrin sealant behind the chondral flap.
Figure 5.
Figure 5. Chondral flap repair with fibrin sealant supporting microfracture clot and cartilage flap.
Figure 6.
Figure 6. Stable chodral flap at time of resurgery.
Figure 7.
Figure 7. Full thickness chondral flap in case 2.
Figure 8.
Figure 8. Prepared microfractured surface.
Figure 9.
Figure 9. Fibrin sealant in place over microfractured surface.