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Dead bone in the knee - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i was wondering what it meant to have a dead bone in your knee
User :   and how can it be fixed
Doctor :   your age please
User :   14
Doctor :   okay knee as a small bone which is when cut of its blood supply degenerates or we say dead bone
User :   how can that be fixed and what is the recovery time
Doctor :   it depends on the cause and the type
User :   is surgery required
Doctor :   if the bone is completely fractured it requires

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