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Can you tell me about arthroscopic meniscus tear removal, along with removal of a baker's cyst and repair to the patellar cartilage?

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Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Trimming torn tissue

Meniscus: usually trimming torn portion.
Bakers cyst is usually coming from the meniscus tear. Often , this can be drained back into the knee during the scope. The patellar cartilage likely is not going to repaired but torn edges trimmed.

In brief: Trimming torn tissue

Meniscus: usually trimming torn portion.
Bakers cyst is usually coming from the meniscus tear. Often , this can be drained back into the knee during the scope. The patellar cartilage likely is not going to repaired but torn edges trimmed.
Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
Dr. Zubin Khubchandani
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