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Is there one best test to diagnose cartilage disorders?

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Dr. James Kercher
Orthopedic Surgery
5 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

If you are talking about a localized cartilage problem such as in a knee or shoulder..
.Or a inherited condition or developmental condition which affects cartolilage throughout our body. Xrays can give you a good sense of the overall condition of the joint surfaces. However, a focal cartilage injury is best picked up with a mri.

In brief: Depends

If you are talking about a localized cartilage problem such as in a knee or shoulder..
.Or a inherited condition or developmental condition which affects cartolilage throughout our body. Xrays can give you a good sense of the overall condition of the joint surfaces. However, a focal cartilage injury is best picked up with a mri.
Dr. James Kercher
Dr. James Kercher
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Ther several methods, regular x-ray, MRI catscan and arthoscopy.
Good uck and thank you.

In brief: Yes

Ther several methods, regular x-ray, MRI catscan and arthoscopy.
Good uck and thank you.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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