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Payr Test

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Other Names

  • Payr Sign
  • Payr Test

Purpose

Illustration of Payrs Sign[1]

Description

  • The patient is asked to sit cross-legged
  • The examiner exerts downward pressure on the flexed knees
  • Positive test:
    • Pain over the medial joint line indicates medial meniscal injury.

Pathology


Evidence

  • Unknown

See Also


References

  1. Filardo, Giuseppe, et al. "Clinical examination, standard X-rays." Surgery of the Meniscus (2016): 127-137.
Created by:
John Kiel on 23 May 2023 17:57:03
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