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Meniscal Tears Among the Most Common of Knee Injuries

Meniscal Tears Among the Most Common of Knee Injuries February 1, 2013 Dear Mayo Clinic: I am 77 years old and have knee pain that I suspect is a torn meniscus. Is there a chance it will heal on its own with rest? If not, what is involved in the [...]

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Meniscus Tear — Common Cause of Knee Pain

ROCHESTER, Minn. — A meniscus tear — due to injury or wear and tear — is one of the most common knee injuries. The November issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter provides an overview of this condition and treatment decisions, which can be more complex when osteoarthritis also is present [...]

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