Associated posterior collateral ligament (PCL) and MCL damage usually implies posterior capsule involvement, and the knee, therefore, will demonstrate some laxity in full extension to valgus stress. As a result, the senior author routinely performs either a primary repair (acutely) or a reconstruction (chronically) of the MCL in this situation. In mild to moderate PCL laxity, the senior author awaits any functional deficit that may develop prior to performing a PCL reconstruction. In severe PCL laxity, he performs a combined PCL and MCL repair/reconstruction at the same time.
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