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South Royalton, VT
A 49-year-old female asked:

What can cause a torn meniscus?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Audie Rolnick
41 years experience
Many reasons: Trauma or degeneration are the most common reasons. Might be associated with instability or inflammatory arthrititdes.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Twisting.: Very often a meniscus tear is caused by a twisting/torquing injury to your knee.
Last updated Apr 18, 2018


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