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... weeks. Meanwhile, my knee didn't stop hurting, and I couldn't work...so I called again and got in to see the ortho a second time. This time he immediately ordered an MRI. Saw him today and he came in and said that the MRI showed a meniscus tear and that I would need surgery. ... (42 replies)
... I'm having surgery this Thursday for a Meniscus Tear. For me, it was all very clear as to how and when it happened. ... (4 replies)

Knee Meniscus Tear
Aug 17, 2009
... Hi HKJHAJ....I've had 14 knee surgeries including 8 scopes so I'll take a whack at this. First, I'm glad they got the ligament to heal as that is much needed in stabilizing the knee. ... (5 replies)
... Very interesting thread. Chillytoes, glad to hear you are recovering well from your arthroscopy. I had one a year ago and another this past September. The first one was done even though a meniscus tear was not showing up on the MRI. ... (35 replies)
... s, and no luck, I still wonder if it's something like lyme. I have mri's of both knee's the right one looks fine the doc's tell me. But on the left one it show's a medial meniscus tear. ... (4 replies)
... Well, you may not be asking the best question there. Ultimately you want as full a recovery as possible. You don't want premature arthritis in that joint. ... (6 replies)
... op from having a lateral release and meniscus tear surgery on my left knee. I'm in worse pain than prior to having surgery. Has anyone else experienced this surgery and what was your recovery like? ... (24 replies)
... I've had the meniscus in both knees cleaned up and let me tell you, I wish I had not waited as long as I did. The surgeon said "wait as long as you can becuase once the meniscus is removed you will be bone on bone". ... (2 replies)
... ray first, and it looked okay other than swelling and pain, he said there may be a small tear in her meniscus, but they do heal on their own if they are small. Her knee was a little loose, which was her ACL and most likely had been stretched. ... (2 replies)
... I'm a 22yr old female. ... (2 replies)
... I'm now walking on crutches, and taking opiate analgesics at night so I can sleep. ... (7 replies)
... I've had a meniscus tear for 16 years. I am fine unless I do a lot of walking. And since I own a landscaping company, I do a lot of walking. During the winter it doesn't bother me because I don't work. But around this time of year it starts to swelling and hurting real bad. ... (3 replies)
... saw me and said he thought I had herniated a disc in my spine. Got an xray which he said confirmed his suspicions. L3 was in fact herniated. He gave me pain meds, but the pain got worse and worse each day. ... (0 replies)
... or as brief as I can make it! ... (1 replies)
... I found a new ortho, and when he went in, I have severe synovitis and a plica that was causing my kneecap to not track correctly. He removed the plica, and synovitis, and I have continued to have problems ever since. ... (2 replies)
... before this I had never had any issues with my knee. I also have to admit that I did not exercise before joining the service. I have now been in the military for a little over a year. I have been having severe knee pain. So they sent me to have a bone scan on my right knee they discovered I had stress fractures in my knee. ... (0 replies)
... please remember im only a knee tear patient not a dr! But, if original dr said its just a bruise if i were you i would get a second opinion. ... (12 replies)
... Let me see if perhaps describing the sensation a little bit differently will help. Does it ever feel like there's something inside making it lock? ... (3 replies)
... nd they shocked it, only ONCE my knee cap started to slip. But other than that they have me working on the pilaties machine and doing stupid excercise's that you can literally see my leg qivering. ... (53 replies)


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