A 43-year-old female asked:
It says in my operative notes that there is no evidence of meniscal tears. then i have an mri and it shows that i have a diplacement of mensical root?
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Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Little complicated: As you can see from this picture, that the menscus have body and root, in this picture the root is torn but the body is not.
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Radiology 54 years experience
True: A tear in a meniscus is not the same as a displaced meniscus. You can have one or the other or both.
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Last updated Dec 9, 2013
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