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meniscal tear

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Damage of a meniscus (semi-lunar cartilage) in the knee. The cartilage is usually detached by a rotatory stress, for example, when the knee is twisted. Meniscal tears may occur as a result...

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meniscal tear

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Damage of a meniscus (semi-lunar cartilage) in the knee. The cartilage is usually detached by a rotatory stress, for example, when the knee is twisted. Meniscal tears may occur as a result...

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meniscal tear

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 329 words.

Damage of a meniscus (semi-lunar cartilage) in the knee. The cartilage is usually detached by a rotatory stress, for example, when the knee is twisted. Meniscal tears may occur as a result...

Meniscal root tears: from basic science to ultimate surgery

Rocco Papalia, Sebastiano Vasta, Francesco Franceschi, Stefano D'Adamio, Nicola Maffulli and Vincenzo Denaro.

in British Medical Bulletin

June 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 9306 words.

Background

In meniscal root tears (MRTs), the disruption of collagen fibers that provide hoop strength results in extrusion of the menisci, altering their...

Patient‐relevant outcomes fourteen years after meniscectomy: influence of type of meniscal tear and size of resection

M. Englund, E. M. Roos, H. P. Roos and L. S. Lohmander.

in Rheumatology

June 2001; p ublished online June 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 5410 words.

Objectives. To study long‐term patient‐relevant outcomes after meniscectomy, a surgical procedure associated with a high risk of knee osteoarthritis (OA). Principal objectives...

Magnetic resonance imaging versus arthroscopy in the diagnosis of knee pathology, concentrating on meniscal lesions and ACL tears: a systematic review

Ruth Crawford, Gayle Walley, Stephen Bridgman and Nicola Maffulli.

in British Medical Bulletin

December 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 5698 words.

Purpose

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is of great aid in the diagnosis of knee lesions. Most diagnostic studies comparing MRI and arthroscopy have shown...

triad of O'Donahue

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A sports injury that includes anterior ligament tear, medial collateral ligament tear, and medial meniscal tear.

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triad of O'Donahue

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 19 words.

A sports injury that includes anterior ligament tear, medial collateral ligament tear, and medial meniscal tear.

Knee Arthrography

Matthew DelGiudice.

in Musculoskeletal Imaging Volume 2

April 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Radiography. 547 words.

Chapter 102 describes indications, technique, and imaging findings of knee arthrography. Knee arthrography is selectively performed in clinical practice for MRA, typically in younger...

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Meniscectomy as a risk factor for knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review

Rocco Papalia, Angelo Del Buono, Leonardo Osti, Vincenzo Denaro and Nicola Maffulli.

in British Medical Bulletin

September 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 5664 words.

Introduction

This review defines the recognized risk factors responsible for the development of knee osteoarthritis after surgical management of meniscal...

coronary ligament strain

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A strain of the coronary ligament (the meniscotibial ligament), which connects knee cartilage (menisci) onto the tibia. The knee joint becomes tender along the top of the tibia, but there...

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locking

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Inability to move a joint through its full range of motion due to a mechanical defect or obstruction within the joint. It may result in an inability to fully extend the joint, or the...

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Saphenous Neuropathy

Anna Zdunczyk and Nora F. Dengler.

in Peripheral Nerve Surgery

October 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 1948 words.

Burning pain at the medial thigh or knee area with aggravation after physical activity (such as running) may be caused by saphenous nerve entrapment at the adductor canal. Saphenous...

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locking

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 92 words.

Inability to move a joint through its full range of motion due to a mechanical defect or obstruction within the joint. It may result in an inability to fully extend the joint, or the...

McMurray's test

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

A diagnostic test for traumatic knee injuries. The test is designed to trap or catch a torn part of a menisus between the femoral condyle and the top of the tibia. It is carried out with...

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Incidental Meniscal Findings on Knee MRI

Christoph I. Lee.

in 50 Imaging Studies Every Doctor Should Know

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Primary Care; Clinical Radiology. 1201 words.

This chapter, found in the bone, joint, and extremity pain section of the book, provides a succinct synopsis of a key study examining the frequency of incidental findings on knee magnetic...

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Ultrasound of the Knee

Yoav Morag.

in Musculoskeletal Imaging Volume 2

April 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Radiography. 3328 words.

Chapter 124 discusses US scanning of the knee, which is commonly performed for assessment of superficial knee structures, such as the extensor mechanism tendons and collateral ligaments, as...

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McMurray's test

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 119 words.

A diagnostic test for traumatic knee injuries. The test is designed to trap or catch a torn part of a meniscus between the femoral condyle and the top of the tibia. It is carried out with...

Magnetic resonance imaging of the knee

Ryan Shulman, Adrian Wilson and Delia Peppercorn.

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Clinical Radiology. 1502 words.

ACL tear: abnormal fibres, tibial translation, PCL/patella tendon buckling, bone bruising

Meniscal tear: signal change to free...

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Radiography and computed tomography imaging of osteoarthritis

Daichi Hayashi, Ali Guermazi and Frank W. Roemer.

in Oxford Textbook of Osteoarthritis and Crystal Arthropathy

October 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Rheumatology. 8224 words.

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most prevalent joint disorder in the elderly worldwide and there is still no effective treatment, other than joint arthroplasty for end-stage OA, despite ongoing...

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