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Knee Arthritis after Meniscectomy: A Case for Stem Cells?

Jan 17, 2014

Knee Arthritis after Meniscectomy: A Case for Stem Cells? Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Knee meniscal surgery is one of the most common surgeries. Previously, it was done as an open procedure, now it is almost entirely arthroscopically done. Yet, as early as 1939 published reports noted joint space narrowing. In 1948, an English paper described in great detail the effects of surgery on the meniscus. The paper cited lateral meniscus surgery resulted in 50% of patients receiving no…

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