A 37-year-old female asked:
Had small meniscus tear in spring. completed specialist rec. rice and phy therapy, but now same knee is stiff/sore after exercise. please advise.
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Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
May need surgery: If you underwent an attempt at non operative care for a meniscus and are still having symptoms, it suggests it probably did not heal. You may be a candidate for arthroscopic surgery. I would discuss with your surgeon.
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