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Forum Name: Osteoporosis
Question: knock knees coorrective surgery
|priya1987 - Mon May 11, 2009 8:27 am||
hi i wanted to find out about corrective knock knee surgery..is it possible at age of 21? is there any side effects..? thanks
|Tom Plamondon PA-C - Mon Jun 15, 2009 6:57 am||
Corrective knee surgery at 21?
It depends on what is needed to correct. If we are talking about ligament damage e.g. ACL tear or cartilage damage then yes.
If the consideration is for a knee replacement, then no - that is not done until later in life (50 years old and up).
Hope this helps.
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