Questions About Meniscus Injury, Surgery, Rehabby
orthopedic surgeon told us that she has a torn ACL and tear of medial cartilage
(meniscus). He also mentioned...? How long does a cut meniscus take to degenerate?
ortho advised that the meniscussurgery needs...
How Effective is Arthroscopic KneeSurgery?by
of arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee . N Engl J Med. 2002 Jul 11;347(2):81-8.
... of Medicine examined 180 patients 75 years old or younger, that had osteoarthritis of the knee, and reported...
Meniscus Repair or Partial Meniscectomyby
a quick anatomy lesson, for those interested.
The meniscus is a hugely important portion of your knee... the importance of the meniscus), it was quite common for doctors to yank the whole thing when it was torn! As you can imagine...
Latest Update on My Knee Recoveryby
sometimes painful to bend my knee past a certain point or to perform a
deep squat. The meniscus...
Right Knee Meniscal Tear
Day #91 post-prolotherapy
Friday, August 27, 2010
Three Right Kneesby
My husband had right kneesurgery in 2005 to repair his lateral meniscus.
I had right kneesurgery in 2007 to repair a torn ACL.
My daughter injured her right knee last week at soccer practice...
KneeSurgery to Trim Cartilage Ineffectiveby
Dr. Gabe M.
from treating hundreds of damaged knees, I recommend that you do not get kneesurgery unless you have a torn...
In the United States, more than 650,000 kneesurgeries called arthroscopic debridement or lavage...
Meniscus tears increase knee ost ...by
Dr. Rubens D.Meniscus tears increase knee osteoarthritis risk
By Will Boggs
NEW YORK, 20 mar 2009– Damage to the meniscus in the knee joint may lead to osteoarthritis in middle-age and elderly patients.