Possible Torn meniscus!?

Answer Hi Haley,I'm sorry about your knee. Knee injuries can be serious and there is a lot in the knee that can be hurt and cause pain ranging from just a sprain to a tear. I tore my meniscus in April pla... 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 »

Does this sound like a torn meniscus Or something else?

Hi,I'm sorry about your knee injruy. I have torn my meniscus twice in the last three months so I should be able to help. The meniscus can be torn several ways, but is usually torn by a twisting mot... 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 »

Is it possible to sprain your meniscus?

You are right. Ligaments can be sprained and muscles can be strained, but a meniscus can only be torn.