Failed partial meniscectomy

K. J. Kitziger, J. C. DeLee

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Both patients and doctors have come to expect a high rate of success form arthroscopic partial meniscectomy. Failure of this procedure mah result from a number of causes, most of which can be detected preoperatively. This article elucidates these potential pitfalls so that the patient can be offered better preoperative counseling.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)641-660
Number of pages20
JournalClinics in Sports Medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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