Common knee surgery may lead to osteoarthritis

December 4, 2014 4:49 PM

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Common knee surgery may lead to osteoarthritis

New York: A popular knee surgery to repair meniscal tears may increase the risk of osteoarthritis and cartilage loss in some patients, a new research says.

The new study focused on the meniscus, a wedge-shaped piece of cartilage in the knee that acts as a shock absorber between the thigh bone and shin bone.

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