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What are the signs and symptoms of a torn meniscus?

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Dr. Gregory Krivchenia
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Locking and catching

The most common sign of a torn meniscus is the locking and catching of the knee joint when one flexes and extends the knee.
Also, there may be an effusion, joint line tenderness, and the inability to fully extend one's knee.

In brief: Locking and catching

The most common sign of a torn meniscus is the locking and catching of the knee joint when one flexes and extends the knee.
Also, there may be an effusion, joint line tenderness, and the inability to fully extend one's knee.
Dr. Gregory Krivchenia
Dr. Gregory Krivchenia
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