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How do doctors treat a torn meniscus?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: One of two ways

Some torn meniscus have to be trimmed to smooth margin because they will not heal if stitch them back.
Some kind of meniscus tears, if you repair them they heal back.

In brief: One of two ways

Some torn meniscus have to be trimmed to smooth margin because they will not heal if stitch them back.
Some kind of meniscus tears, if you repair them they heal back.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Arthroscopy.

Usually arthroscopic surgery is indicated for that.
Outpatient procedure that takes about a half hour.

In brief: Arthroscopy.

Usually arthroscopic surgery is indicated for that.
Outpatient procedure that takes about a half hour.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
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