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Knee infected after meniscus operation. Did ortho botch it?

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Dr. Evan Argintar
Sports Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Unfortunately, albeit a small risk, uncommonly, infection is a well known risk to knee arthroscopic surgery.

In brief: No

Unfortunately, albeit a small risk, uncommonly, infection is a well known risk to knee arthroscopic surgery.
Dr. Evan Argintar
Dr. Evan Argintar
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Known complication

While uncommon after arthroscopic surgery, infection is a risk.
It is unlikely that your surgeon was the cause of the infection.

In brief: Known complication

While uncommon after arthroscopic surgery, infection is a risk.
It is unlikely that your surgeon was the cause of the infection.
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
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