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14 year old sister wants to bronc ride but has former knee problems such as plica in the meniscus i'm concerned that she may aggravate this injury ?
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Dr. Shalabh Bansal
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Plica
Was she treated for her plica with anti-inflammatory meds or surgery.
If plica was surgically removed, there should be no concerns for further inflammation or irritation.

In brief: Plica
Was she treated for her plica with anti-inflammatory meds or surgery.
If plica was surgically removed, there should be no concerns for further inflammation or irritation.
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
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David Miller
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Boundaries
One of the most difficult things in life is to allow the people we love to make decisions we don't think are wise.
It's especially difficult if these decisions lead them to preventable harm. In this case i suspect that if your sister weren't "bustin broncs" that she'd be doing some other risky activity to get the same adrenaline rush. Just love her and be there for her when she needs you.

In brief: Boundaries
One of the most difficult things in life is to allow the people we love to make decisions we don't think are wise.
It's especially difficult if these decisions lead them to preventable harm. In this case i suspect that if your sister weren't "bustin broncs" that she'd be doing some other risky activity to get the same adrenaline rush. Just love her and be there for her when she needs you.
David Miller
David Miller
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