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... yed sports all my life including college ball. Just had an MRI done this past Saturday because my left knee has been popping in and out of place. The result is a meniscus with cyst. From what I read the cyst is common with these kinds of tears. You are correct about the no blood supply therfore it won't heal on its own. ... (4 replies)
... bone. The fear of this happening all the time has limited me to activites that I normally would like to do. I went for an MRI a couple weeks ago and it shows a meniscus tear and a still a bakers cyst behind the knee. ... (4 replies)
... Wow BigStan..I read your post with interest...I have a fragmented meniscus..(name given by ortho at the time)..I never had any surgery..did some PT. which seemed to help and went on my way. That was about 3yrs ago..well it came back to haunt me..osteo has set in..and now I am experiencing alot of stiffness..I posted awhile ago looking to see if anyone out there ever had... (4 replies)

... So I finally had MRI which showed degenerative tear in the medial meniscus, moderate OA in the medial compartment and extrusion of the medial meniscus into the joint space. ... (34 replies)
... I had a scope done for torn meniscus and major clean up 2 months ago and I'm still in a lot of pain and have a lot of swelling. ... (10 replies)
Meniscus problem
Dec 31, 2009
... i tore my meniscus when i was 18. it actually didnt give me much of a problem. i was playing tennis and basketball and all sorts of things and it was fine. ... (4 replies)
... d that I have a torn meniscus. I also have a "Baker's Cyst" behind the same knee. The orthopedic surgeon I saw said that I need to have arthroscopic surgery to remove the torn bit of the meniscus. I have never had any surgery done and am wondering about all the consequences. ... (10 replies)
... a locked position which I found out is not a typical symptom of an MCL tear. I brought this up to my first doctor and asked if I did anything else like tore my meniscus and he told me that you don't tear your MCL and meniscus together. ... (4 replies)
Meniscus removal
Aug 15, 2011
... years ago i tore my a.c.l. but not bad enough 4 surgery. The dr said that my meniscus was tore and that if he went in and shaved the torn meniscus that i should be better. When he got in 2 do the surgery he saw how bad my a.c.l was torn and said that it had 2 b replaced. ... (0 replies)
... First....yes, the pain will come back when you start walking on it again and no, it won't repair itself as the torn piece of meniscus has no blood supply. It's not work related as it has been labeled "degenerative" or the result of aging. ... (5 replies)
... Now, the surgery to remove stray fragments is very easy, much easier than meniscus surgery. Or it might be best not to remove it. Wait and see. ... (9 replies)
... thanks for the reply DanielleX51. I'm not worried about the pain during the surgery. I'm worried about getting bad OA in the joint if they remove the cartlage. I was told most people will get bad OA within 10 years of have the surgery. ... (4 replies)
... I'm not sure how they could remove your meniscus and you not have pain. ... (3 replies)
Meniscus tear?
Mar 22, 2012
... If the person is weight bearing after surgery, then either the torn portion was removed and the remainder was smoothed out or the entire meniscus was removed...what they used to do routinely but rarely do now. ... (4 replies)
... The meniscus might require surgery, especially since the injury isn't healing. ... (6 replies)
... They probably didn't take out the entire meniscus 7 years ago so you now have torn another piece off that needs removal. And you do have 2 in each knee so it could be the other side. ... (2 replies)
... if you tear it once you are more likely to tear again at somepoint in your life. I would reccommend doing the sugery and getting it over with. I am on my second meniscus tear and I am in alot of pain and PT did not work for me and now i am in constant pain so i am not sure what the next step is for me. ... (11 replies)
... If the doctor is going to remove the torn piece of meniscus instead of repairing it, it is fine to bear weight on the leg after surgery. ... (35 replies)
... He has scheduled the surgery to repair or remove the torn medial meniscus on the 18th. I will be so happy to be pain free!! ... (10 replies)
... a torn meniscus, the "getting stuck" thing sounds like there might be a loose or partially detached piece floating around. If that's the problem, a surgeon can remove the piece pretty easily, with little pain to you. ... (1 replies)


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