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surgical removal of the meniscus of the knee

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Spang JT, Dang AB, Mazzocca A, Rincon L, Obopilwe E, Beynnon B, Arciero RA, 2010, The effect of medial meniscectomy and meniscal allograft transplantation on knee and anterior cruciate ligament biomechanics.
Exercise therapy versus arthroscopic partial meniscectomy for degenerative meniscal tear in middle aged patients: randomised controlled trial with two year follow-up.
partial meniscectomy of the medial meniscus Tifford and 9 weeks after injury Jackson simultaneous bilateral Arthroscopy ACL reconstruction 2001 quadrupled STG autograft.
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Currently, arthroscopic partial meniscectomy and/or loose body removal is routinely performed in patients with symptomatic OA of the knee who also have primary signs and symptoms of a torn meniscus and/or a loose body.
Arthroscopic partial meniscectomy is the most common orthopedic procedure performed in the U.
Joint activities can be limited by inside-the-knee joint fractures, hemorrhage, long- term immobilization, synovectomy, reconstruction aft- er ligament injury, and even intra-articular adhesions after meniscectomy.
Sometimes we have no choice but to perform a MAT, especially when a meniscal repair or a meniscectomy are not a viable option anymore.
After suffering a devastating leg break and knee injury nine years ago while teaching kickboxing in Malaysia, 54-year-old DeMartine underwent a partial meniscectomy to treat the tear, but the knee pain continued to persist.
Oral administration of a matrix metalloproteinase inhibitor, CGS 27023A, protects the cartilage proteoglycan matrix in a partial meniscectomy model of osteoarthritis in rabbits.
Katz performed a secondary analysis of the randomized, controlled MeTeOR (Meniscal Tear in Osteoarthritis Research) trial, which compared PT with arthroscopic partial meniscectomy among 351 patients.
Partial meniscectomy causes irreversible damage in the joint cartilage in the long term [25].
In addition, many investigators use a particular OA model/induction method to induce joint instability, for instance by intra-articular collagenase injection, or through a particular surgical intervention such as medial meniscectomy to alter joint biomechanics.