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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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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Old cartilage tear

The cyst means the year is old.
The tear is in the front where the meniscus attaches to the inner front of the joint.

In brief: Old cartilage tear

The cyst means the year is old.
The tear is in the front where the meniscus attaches to the inner front of the joint.
Dr. Nolan Segal
Dr. Nolan Segal
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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Talk w Ortho Surgeon

The MRI report mentions a tear and an adjacent cyst.
Not all tears and cysts need surgical intervention, but a thorough history, examination, and review of your MRI findings by an orthopaedic surgeon will allow you to make the decision that is correct for your situation.

In brief: Talk w Ortho Surgeon

The MRI report mentions a tear and an adjacent cyst.
Not all tears and cysts need surgical intervention, but a thorough history, examination, and review of your MRI findings by an orthopaedic surgeon will allow you to make the decision that is correct for your situation.
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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