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What is patella ligament reconstruction surgery? What is the general procedure?

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Dr. Kourosh Shamlou
28 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Dislocation: it is for patella dislocation and it can be done both arthroscopic and open.
Answered on Nov 30, 2014
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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience in Sports Medicine
various procedures which depend on severity of patella instabilty
Nov 30, 2014

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