This is a knee MRI image of a thirty year old male. It shows a horizontal meniscal tear of the lateral meniscus. The best treatment would be a Meniscal suture/repair. See www.kneeindia.com for more information about meniscal repair.
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at risk of developing early Osteo-arthritis. The absence of the meniscus classifies them as falling
under the condition " Pre-arthritis". Read about this condition in a previous post.
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These are the arthroscopic images of a patient with a partial lateral menisectomy. He needs a #meniscal #replacement. I am the only surgeon to offer this procedure in Chennai. E mail me at email@example.com.
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It can also be diagnosed by probing cartilage during an arthroscopy or an MRI showing bone marrow edema.