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What Does Subtle Fibrillation Along The Undersurgace And Apical Free Margin Of The Posterior Horn Of The Lateral Meniscus Mean
What does fibrillation of the articular cartilage posteriorly at the level of the lateral plateau, abnormal posterior horn of lateral meniscus mean?
What does a complex posterior horn of the lateral meniscus mean? Is this serious enough that I shouldn't walk on my left. I am in a lot of pain
A "complex" TEAR:
of the posterior horn (the meniscus is a piece of cartilage the medial, and lateral are of each side of your knee INTERNALLY.. You have what sounds like SURGICAL situation (an endoscope is used to eliminate the tear)...Until then walk as tolerated but use care on stairs since "locking" may occur.....SEE A BOARD CERTIFIED ORTHOPEDIST as soon as practicable...Hope this is helpful!
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Usually means that-: -tear is not a simple tear, but multi faceted. Mor than one tear but many tears in the posterior horn. Multi layered & not one that can not be repaired, but will only be able to be removed. Most commonly seen in older individuals. See in vocations that requires lots of squatting or in sports multiple injuries or catchers that sguat & twist in the squatted position. ...Read more
What does hetergenity signal of the posterior horn of the lateral meniscus attachment root mean? What does the patella apex body mean? Please help
Likely meniscal tear: the imaging suggests that you have problems with the cartilage in your knee. If your clinical symptoms, e.g. knee pain, clicking with walking, are persistent, then these results indicate significant cartilage problems in your knee; You need an orthopedic consult to assess the need for surgery. ...Read more
Intermediate signal involving the posterior horn of the lateral meniscus consistent with transverse tear nd moderate joint effusion.. What is treatmen?
My MRI shows that I have an oblique tear in the posterior horn of the lateral meniscus on my left knee. Can physical therapy heal this? Or surgery?Tnx
Radial tear type body segment lateral meniscus. Radial type tear posterior horn lateral meniscus. Can be repaired or just snipped off?
I had a vertical tear on medial meniscus in posterior horn and a radial tear on lateral meniscus in posterior aspect, do I need to go for surgery?
Possibly: Really depends on your pain and symptoms. If you are having swelling or mechanical clicking or catching you may need a scope to address the tears. You are young so the vertical tear still may be salvageable as well as the lateral tear. Want to try to preserve as much meniscus as possible in your age so would advise seeing someone fellowship trained in sports or complex arthrscopic knee techniques. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello, few months back i met with an accident, the MRI results says-horizontal tear of anterior, posterior horn and body of lateral meniscus, pleasehelp?
Immobilization: Casting may help, but, depending on the severity of the tear, surgical intervention may be indicated. ...Read more
Athroscopic debridement & menisectomy, partial medial & lateral. Grd1 oa changes lt medial femoral condyle, large posterior horn tear lateral meniscus?
Yikes: The wear on your lateral side and lateral meniscus tear is a not great. The lateral meniscus is responsible for balancing and distribution of force more so than the medial. Be very cautious returning to plant and pivot sports. ...Read more
Doctor, My MRI says "Mucoid Degeneration in the posterior horn of Medial and Lateral Meniscus". Please the treatment for this. ?
Probably surgery: This means that you damage your knee and the ligaments are deteriorating. The treatment is usually surgery. You need to see her Dr. and be examined. Good luck. ...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
Pain in knee
Mild intrasubstance signal noted within posterior horns and bodies of medial and lateral meniscus which may be vascular or degen?
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
grade 1 and grade 2 meniscal injury in
anterior and posterior horns- medial meniscus.
grade 3 MI in posterior horn lateral meniscus.
Meniscal tears: Typically grade 3 meniscal tears require surgery in young patients. Goal is preservation of the meniscus.So if it has torn in the zone where it has a good blood supply, it can be sutured and can heal. If it is torn away from the blood supply. It requires partial removal of the torn portion. All done by an experienced Orthopaedic knee surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Doctor, For Mucoid Degeneration in Posterior Horn of Medial and Lateral Meniscus, any other treatment except Surgery such as medication, exercises?
Avoid future....: ...stress, such as deep squats, no twisting in a squat position such as a fast pitch softball league or baseball. B careful in twisting sport as tennis,. Many times a nonfunctional brace like a neoprene sleeve will help . It does so by sending 2 Ur brain subconscious proprioception signals & in turn U subconsciously protect U knee by being more careful with no thinking. ...Read more
MRI show obliq tear body and posterior horn lateral meniscus, extending infr artic surface and ulceration articular cartilage patella. Surgery/Therapy?
What knee MRI mean? Lateral meniscus: abnormal anterior horn at and adjacent to the root ligament attachment. Tear and early meniscal cyst formation.
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