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A 48-year-old member asked:

My mr images reveal an acute partial tear of the anterior cruciate ligament, moderate synovial effusion, and bone contusion. what does this mean?

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Dr. James Shapiro
Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery 39 years experience
You need to be seen: You need to be seen to determine whether the knee is unstable. If unstable, you need to have a discussion with your doctor as to whether or not surgery may be needed.
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