Washington University Orthopedics
|Figure 1. MRI of the knee showing a torn ACL|
|Figure 2. Surgical view of a torn ACL being probed|
|Figure 3. Surgical view of reconstructed ACL graft|
What was once an injury that doomed an athlete to a premature discontinuation of sports, an ACL tear can now be effectively and safely treated with a high likelihood of success in returning to high-level sports and other activities.