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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
is surgery required to heal a torn medial meniscus
Your question will require further exam by your family physician and or orthopedic surgeon. Factors influencing surgical intervention are:
- degree of tear
- desired activity level
- current signs and symptoms
- and previous knee history.
Best of luck with your future activities.
Alex K Wong, MS, ATC
Assistant Athletic Lecturer & Trainer
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University