Medial meniscus tear (surgery)?

Answer Rennie, PLEASE take it easy!! I have been through all of that before and you do not want to rush it. You could step wrong or slip and you would be very much in trouble. I know you say "I will be... Read More »

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Torn meniscus surgery?

Hi Alex,I've had surgery for a torn meniscus twice now in the last three months. The surgeon might remove some of the tear. Meniscus tears can either be removed or repaired. Only the outer one-thir... Read More »

Right knee Meniscus tear any other cure besides surgery?

Hi, sorry about your knee. I'm 17 and I tore my meniscus last year and had surgery. The majority of the time, surgery is done for meniscus tears because they're hard to heal on their own. During s... Read More »

How long will it take to recover from keyhole surgery for a meniscus tear ?

It depends : Are they performing a menisectomy (removing the meniscus - complete or partial?) Or meniscus repair ??!!It also depends on the place of the tear and if they'll do anterior cruciate li... Read More »

Can a torn meniscus repair on it's own or do you need surgery to repair in?

The meniscus will not heal on its own and does need surgery to be repaired. Often though, people have little to no pain or problems with a tear in the meniscus and thus do not require surgery. If y... Read More »