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    KNEE ARTHROSCOPY

    Knee Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure for correction of internal derangements of the knee.

    Knee Arthroscopy Surgery

    Meniscus Tear

    This procedure is performed by making a small ‘5 mm’ size cut on both sides of the knee joint. These portals are used to insert an  arthro-scope  with camera, and another is used for instruments to perform the required procedure.

    It is usually performed under spinal anaesthesia. Common procedures/ indications for knee arthroscopy include,

    Meniscal tear

    Recurrent synovitis,

    Loose body removal,

    Osteochondral defects,

    Para-meniscal cysts excision,

    Synovial Chondromatosis,

    Synovial biopsy,

    Arthrolysis

    Mosaicplasty

    Arthroscopic Chondroplasty

    Arthroscopic Laser Chondroplasty

    The patient may start walking from the next day of surgery, and over 90 % of them resume office within a week. Active sport activities should be avoided for approximately 3 weeks.

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