What is Arthroscopy?

A type of endoscope that is inserted into the joint by orthopaedic surgeon through a small incision.It is a minimally invasive surgical procedure in which an examination and sometimes treatment of damage of the interior of a joint is performed using an arthroscope.The joint does not have to be opened up fully,procedures are performed in addition to examining the joint with the arthroscope etc.

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I'm a dental assistant and have had shoulder pain and now it's am ping up. I came home last night and was feeling sick and that's a first. Shoulder...

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Best choice will be shoulder specialist/arthroscopy specialist.

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I had a mri done to left knee, I know what a loose body is, but three other findings
2. stellate area of adnormal signal in the posterior horn of...

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You may require arthroscopy.

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I went to an orthopedist in December with what I thought was an injury to my knee. I was diagnosed as having an sprained MCL and was given a shot...

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?? Meniscus injury resulting in arthritis, will progress

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