A 40-year-old female asked:
6 weeks ago vert tear lat meniscus w/ intrasubstance signal deg change ant horn lat meniscus got steroid shot 4weeks ago still pain. what now?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Donald Colantino answered
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Torn meniscus: I'm not surprised that the corticosteroid didn't relieve the discomfort of the torn meniscus. If you're experiencing persistent knee pain, locking or swelling, arthroscopic surgery may be indicated. Your orthopedic surgeon can advise you best about treatment options.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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