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Forum Name: Joint surgery
Question: 5% meniscal tear in my knee
|rjex666 - Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:05 pm||
Hi my question is this if I had a 5% meniscal tear in my knee would this be enough of a tear for surgery, or would more conservative treatment be the best course of action considering I have early onset arthritus in the same knee ?
|Tom Plamondon PA-C - Wed Aug 11, 2010 2:50 pm||
Conservative treatment would be best unless the knee in locking up or causing great pain...then consider arthoscopic surgery.
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