Re: Torn Maniscus


meniscus tears can either be treated surgically or non surgically. the main reason you would get the meniscus treated surgically is if you were experiencing a lot of instability. i'm not completely sure what the non surgical treatment entails, it might include some physical therapy or it could just be to monitor and proceed as usual.

Posted By Jessica on June 26, 2007 at 23:12:19:

In Reply to: Torn Maniscus posted by Lisa Hammond on May 25, 2007 at 14:59:10:

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