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Leander, TX
A 48-year-old male asked:

Had acl reconstruction and meniscus removal on left knee over 25 years ago. right knee is aching in patella tendon area constantly. ?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Osteoarthritis: While there are several possible causes, meniscectomy at an early age is the most likely cause of a subsequent osteoarthritis. See an orthopedist. The knee should be x rayed and an MRI may also be needed.
Last updated Sep 29, 2018

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