There are numerous reasons why an ACL graft can fail. Fortunately, re-rupture of the ACL graft is rare. If this does occur, however, it will usually require a repeat surgery and placement of a new graft.
ACL Reconstruction Complications -- Graft Failure
Clip Number: 20 of 33Presentation: Surgery for a Torn ACL (Allograft)
The following reviewers and/or references were utilized in the creation of this video:Reviewed By: Arthur Schoenstadt, MD