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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
MR athroscopy: You may be asking about virtural mr arthroscopy which is a examination of a joint to elaborate on the finding of a MRI arthography exam. This test is ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
MR-arthrography??: Mr arthroscopy are not terms routinely used together. Mr-arthrography, however, describes and advanced imaging modality, whereby the radiologists plac ... Read More

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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Enna
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Surgery w/ a camera: Arthroscopic surgery involves using a camera to address problems in and around a joint, such as for knee meniscus tears, ACL tears in the knee, and ro ... Read More
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Dr. Roger Palutsis
36 years experience Sports Medicine
Camera insertion: An arthroscopy is a surgical procedure in which a small camera is inserted into a joint. The most common is the knee, although it is done with should ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
35 years experience Family Medicine
Orthopedic surgeon: Orthopedic surgeons are physicians that would do arthroscopy procedures .When necessary.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic surgeon: Doctor do arthroscopy usually orthopedic surgeon.Thanks.
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Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthroscopy: Orthopedic surgeons do arthroscopy. Most common is hip, followed by shoulder. Other joints scoped include ankle, elbow wrist, ankle, hip, subtalar jo ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darren Corteen
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Failure to improve: As with all surgeries there is inherent risk of infection, bleeding, nerve injury, etc. However with the small incisions and minimal invasiveness of ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Levine
19 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on reason: Arthroscopy is a method of performing surgical procedures. Many joints can be treated arthroscopically. Without knowing the specific joint, the reason ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Choueka
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Can be limited: Wrist arthroscopy is an excellent, fairly low risk procedure for diagnosing and treating many wrist conditions including, ligament tears, synovitis, m ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suheil Khuri
Specializes in Hand Surgery
Minimal pain.: Arthroscopy involves the insertion of a fiberoptic tube inside your joint. This allows the surgeon to see what is going on inside your joint and if th ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Dunbar
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Joint Surgery: Arthroscopy is minimally invasive joint surgery, commonly used for the knee & shoulder, but also for the ankle, hip, wrist, elbow and other joints. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
What joint ?: Arthroscopic procedures have become very common and often complicated procedures are done thru multiple small incisions. You really need to talk to yo ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Arthroscopy: It appears that orthroscopy is a misspelling of the term arthroscopy. So there is no difference.

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