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Does a meniscus tear require surgery?
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
The meniscus tear require surgery.

In brief: Yes
The meniscus tear require surgery.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Greg Hicken
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
In brief: Usually
Most meniscus tears require surgery.
The meniscus has limited blood supply and beyond the age of 15 has limited healing without surgery. Surgical repair can successfully allow the meniscus to heal. Few tears will become asymptomatic with time whether there is healing or not.

In brief: Usually
Most meniscus tears require surgery.
The meniscus has limited blood supply and beyond the age of 15 has limited healing without surgery. Surgical repair can successfully allow the meniscus to heal. Few tears will become asymptomatic with time whether there is healing or not.
Dr. Greg Hicken
Dr. Greg Hicken
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