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What causes tear in posterior horn of medial meniscus?

Dr. I did a MRI Scan due to Knee pain and using Olfen Tablets without Dr. Prescription, the moment I stop them I get sever pain. The MRI results are 1. Tear seen within Posterior horn of Medial meniscus 2. Right Knee Joint effusion 3 Grade 1 medial collateral ligament Sprain . Please explain my case and how I am to get a treatment
Tue, 31 Dec 2019
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Hello,

Surgical correction will be the best option. You can opt for arthroscopic repair. Consult an orthopaedic and he will direct you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr. Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician
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What causes tear in posterior horn of medial meniscus?

Hello, Surgical correction will be the best option. You can opt for arthroscopic repair. Consult an orthopaedic and he will direct you accordingly. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr. Shinas Hussain, General & Family Physician