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Cortisone injection for meniscus tear

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Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

hey my name XXXXXXX i had mri on my left knee torn my acl and meniscus and won't be having surgery for two or three months.I ask my doctor if i could have some time off because I'm in pain at work and my ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful meniscus tear

recommended an MRI and said it sounded like a meniscus tear. After he manipulated the joint it has been ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear in knee

I twisted my knee about a week ago and I am in quite a bit if pain, I went to the local walk in clinic and they thought that it might be a meniscus tear because the pain is on the inside portion ...
 

What impact Meniscus tear could have on the healing process involved in a total knee replacement?

meniscus ...and should The ortho group thought that since the cortisone wasn't working to relieve the pain ... a cortisone shot. One week later, as I was walking down steps in my house, my knee popped, locked and began ...
 

Suggest treatment for a meniscus tear in the knee joint

My cousin has a meniscus tear on the right leg. Doctor has advised for the surgery. I want a second opinion . ...
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Sharp pain on left knee, unable to walk. MRI shows arthritis, small meniscus tear. How to cure?

i have had an Mri of my left knee and it shows arthritis and a small meniscus tear. tried a cortisone injection. symptoms: sudden sharp pain (very strong pain) on the left side of my knee that makes ...
 

Suggest tests to detect meniscus tear

, my doctor discovered I had a buckled meniscus tear, a very bad one...what is the severity ... showed up on my MRI. I ve had two aspirations, two cortisone shots, a 10 course of steroids, anti ...
 

Knee arthroscopy found grade IV wear and tear of patella, lateral meniscus tear. Still painful, draining fluid. Long-term prognosis?

lateral tear in meniscus which was not repaired or removed. Still having pain 3 months post op despite numerous physio and acupuncture sessions. Also had fluid drained off knee last week and cortisone injection ...
 

LATERAL MENISCUS TEAR SURGERY

i have to get surgery for a lateral meniscus tear. After surgery will i still be able to play soccer. ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

meniscus tear and given crutches and told to ice it. In May I went back to my doctor because my knee was still so painful and swollen. He sent me for an MRI which confirmed the meniscus tear and suggested ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

Hi, I was told by a doctor that I had a small tear in my meniscus and I had to sit out for 6 weeks ... but it s as strong as my other knee. How do I know if my meniscus has healed fully? ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

to an Orthopedic doctor and he took another xRay and not broken. He stated it plus be a torn meniscus. I am now back home and saw my Dr. Today and he orders a bone scan. He stated it is not a torn meniscus. What ...
 

Suggest remedy for meniscus tear

I am 55 and was in a car accident 8 months ago resulting in CS herniated discs and a posterior horn meniscus tear that extends to the interior with patellar chondromalacia. I feel vulnerable to further ...
 

Suggest treatment for meniscus tear

Severe articular cartIlage thinning, at the mid level of the medial facet and median ridge of the patella, also there is a horizontal of the posterior torn of the medial meniscus the tears tend ...
 

Is meniscus tear curable after surgery ?

i am having the prob of bucket handle tear meniscus...can i be fit as before after surgery? ...
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my mri of right knee: instrasubstance teat of acl is entertained . no meniscus tear. some fluid effusion. do i need surgery or just conservative treatment ?
You need surgery.
 
I have been diagnosed with 3rd degree lateral meniscus tear in my right knee. Is physiotherapy enough? Or do I need a surgery?
hello if it is tear than physiotherapy is not sufficient, you need a surgery for reconstruction good luck
 
I fractured my medial femoral condyle, edema to the lateral condyle. complete mcl tear, lcl and meniscus tear. now have sudden severe pain, burning, swelling...
Hi, Thanks for writing in. You must contact your doctor immediately. If your brace is too tight, it must be loosened. If necessary pain medications must be added. Hope this helps
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