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a type of endoscope that is inserted into a joint for visual examination

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Symptomatic pulmonary embolism after outpatient arthroscopic procedures of the knee: the incidence and risk factors in 418,323 arthroscopies.
Given the increasing numbers of hip arthroscopies performed every year and a growing interest in surgical management of hip disorders, such as labral tears and femoroacetabular impingement (FAI), it is becoming increasingly important to identify and prevent potential sources of morbidity, such as DVT or VTE.
Knee and shoulder arthroscopies are the most common procedures performed across the world in this class of surgeries.
Philippon and coworkers (15) performed second-look arthroscopies on nine acetabular chondral lesions that were microfractured and noted a 91% fill rate at 20 months.
We anticipated the incidence of PE after knee arthroscopies would be low but we wanted to uncover exactly what risk patients were undergoing and who might be at increased risk," said Iftach Hetsroni, MD, study author and orthopaedic surgeon, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Meir General Hospital, Kfar Saba, Israel.