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Which kind of brace should you wear for a meniscus tear?
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Dr. Howard Luks
Orthopedic Surgery
8 doctors agree
In brief: Hmmmm
There truly are no braces designed for meniscus tears.
That said, some patients report that a simple neoprene sleeve (not too tight) will improve their symptoms. Braces are generally used for patients with ligament injuries and instability of the knee.

In brief: Hmmmm
There truly are no braces designed for meniscus tears.
That said, some patients report that a simple neoprene sleeve (not too tight) will improve their symptoms. Braces are generally used for patients with ligament injuries and instability of the knee.
Dr. Howard Luks
Dr. Howard Luks
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: No brace
Bracing has debated usefullness in ligament injury they dont play a role in meniscal injuries that i know of.

In brief: No brace
Bracing has debated usefullness in ligament injury they dont play a role in meniscal injuries that i know of.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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