A 44-year-old member asked:
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had a partial meniscectomy, 8 weeks later still in pain. what can i take?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Not right: Some thing must be wrong, ask your surgeon if there is some things else he found in the joint at the time of the procedure.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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