The CMI provides physicians with a new option when faced with an irreparable meniscus tear or a failed meniscectomy that results in segmental loss of meniscal
tissue," said Dr.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and the commercial release of its Novostitch Plus meniscal
Tommy sustained posterior cruciate ligament and meniscal
injuries to his right knee during the Rugby World Cup quarter-final against Argentina," Ulster Rugby said.
Cartilage, in its various forms, is found in intervertebral discs, as the articular lining for joint surfaces and in the meniscal
pads of the knees.
SEATTLE -- Certain clinical factors help predict which patients with knee meniscal
tears and osteoarthritis will abandon physical therapy for surgery, according to a study reported at the World Congress on Osteoarthritis.
The new comprehensive meta-analysis looked at nine studies involving nearly 1,300 patients, extending the existing knowledge of surgical outcomes by incorporating the most up-to-date data, including more patients, and by presenting outcomes on pain, function, and harms in patients, "ranging from those with degenerative meniscal
tears and no radiographic signs of osteoarthritis to those with degenerative meniscal
tears and more severe signs of osteoarthritis.
Midfielder Dunleavy suffered a meniscal
knee injury early on in the Leesiders' 2-1 defeat to SSE Airtricity League Premier Division table-toppers Dundalk on Friday night.
Smillie became a world authority on the surgery of the knee and was one of the central figures in the history of meniscal
Economic considerations for the diagnosis and therapy of meniscal
lesions: Can magnetic resonance imaging help reduce the expense?
tears are among the most common knee injuries (Greis et al.
For patients hampered by damaged meniscus cartilage despite previous operations and facing osteoarthritis and eventually a knee replacement, there is the meniscal
We will review the common meniscal
variants, which include hypoplastic menisci, absent menisci, anomalous insertion of the medial meniscus, discoid lateral meniscus, including the Wrisberg variant, and discoid medial meniscus.