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Peripheral Subluxation Of Anterior Horn And Remnant Body
Oblique tear of the posterior horn and body of the medial meniscus involving inferior articular surface and peripheral meniscal margin. W/severe pain?
Complex degenerative type tear of the body and posterior horn of the medial meniscus with small 4 mm flap in the medial tibial gutter and large poster?
Arthroscopy: Sound like a tear perfectoy treated with arthroscopoy ...Read more
I have a horizontal oblique tear of lateral of the posterior horn of medial meniscus with complex tear in body of anterior horn of medial menicus
Radial tear of the posterior horn of the medial meniscus, involving its inner half. Degenerative change of the body of the medial meniscus also noted. The prominent high signal seen posterior and posteromedial to the medial meniscus is suggestive of men
Arthroscopic surgery: Tears in the medial meniscus can be repaired, the torn piece removed, through arthroscopic surgery. It is much superior to open knee surgery. A good orthopedist can also clean up some of the degenerative changes in the knee during the procedure. General anesthesia not necessary. Recovery can be difficult and sometimes prolonged, but the long term results should be well worth it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Inner free margin of the anterior horn, body and posterior horn is truncated a bucket handle type tear versus inner 3rd trimming. Degenerative signal?
Not likely: You are young so probably not degenerative. Regardless of this you need to get this addressed especially if it's bothering you ...Read more
I have an oblique central zone tear involving the posterior body segment of the medial meniscus. It is contiguous with an undersurface tear predominatlyl
Peripheral zone tear of the posterior horn. Is surgery in my future?
Yes: If the MRI report you just read correlates w/ your symptoms( medial sided knee pain, worse w/ turning, twisting ,pivoting maneuvers , squatting ; swelling etc.) and a history of an injury or similar episode that could cause these problems, yes. See an experienced arthroscopist as this may be a repairable tear. Ask about potential healing 'aids' that may increase the chance of the meniscus healing. ...Read more
My MRI says " chronic changes of the medial meniscus with complex tearing of the posterior horn noted. Lateral meniscus in intact". Will surgery help?
Yes: If u are having medial( inside) knee pain w/ swelling and or " catching " and are in good health arthroscopic meniscal repair vs. Resection can be helpful .If you are overweight and have significant associated knee arthritis your chances of improving after the " scope" are lessened. See a board certified ors who is proficient @ knee arthroscopy. Good luck! ...Read more
The MRI suggests : complete discoid lateral meniscus with oblique tear in ant horn. Grade 2 signal involving body and posterior horn of med meniscus?
Discoid meniscus: Discoid meniscus is a developmental variant in which your meniscus (supporting cushion within the knee) is abnormally large and is predisposed to being torn. Meniscal tears may result in pain and joint locking, and may eventually lead to early osteoarthritis. You should discuss your options with an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Intermediate signal involving the posterior horn of the lateral meniscus consistent with transverse tear nd moderate joint effusion.. What is treatmen?
A moderate sized tear present within the body and posterior horn of the medial meniscus with disruption of the superior and inferior articular surface?
Inner free margin of the anterior horn, body, posterior horn is truncated. Indicating a bucket handle type tear versus prior inner 3rd meniscus trim?
Sarcoid lesions in marrow of humeral head and neck.Small 4 mm tear of the anterior fibers of the supraspinatus tendon.Rest of rotor cuff ok.-surgery?
How much pain : Are you having? If you are in persistent pain and cannot use your shoulder or have night pain, typically the tear would be responsible and surgery might be indicated. Most docs have to see the MRI to determine need for surgery. If you have little pain and or are using the shoulder without too much problems you probably dont need surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Oblique focus of increased signal within the posterior horn of the medial meniscus which extends to the inferior articular surface. Surgery or not?
How do I find out the grade of my tear from my MRI its oblique anterior horn of the medial meniscus extending to superior articular surface also mild degeneration of posteror horm of medial meniscus?
I have complex lateral meniscal tear w/ the lateral flap involving the anterior horn and body. Full thickness cartilage injuries to wt bearing surface?
Arthritis: Lateral meniscal tears are always a concern, but even more worrisome when arthritis is present. The tear could be incidental. Assess the joint space with standing straight, flexed views and assess alignment. Be very cautious when discussing the source of your pain and optimal treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
MRI report stated abnormally increased signal in the posterior horn of the medial meniscus extends to the tibial articular surface. Repair surgery?
I have an oblique tear of the posterior horn and body of the medial meniscus extending to the inferior articular surface. What is the treatment?
Knee pain: Depending on your duration of symptoms you can at least start off with physical therapy, a knee sleeve, and if there is arthritis present consider a course of hyaluronic acid injections. If all fails then a discussion re: arthroscopic surgery can proceed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anterior ligmanet fibers attenuated mean? What is abnormal focal region of the articular surface of the medial tibial? Displacement mean tear?
Snapping finger: In trigger finger, also known as steno sing, one of your fingers or your thumb gets stuck in a bent position and then straightens with a snap — like a trigger being pulled and released. If trigger finger is severe, your finger may become locked in a bent position. Thank you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Medial meniscus demonstrates a linear tear within the mid substance of the meniscus with myxoid degenerative signal within the posterior horn. explain?
Meniscus tears: Recommend formal consultation with an orthopedic surgeon. Consider a virtual consult. ...Read more
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