A pull out suture for transection of the posterior horn of the medial meniscus: using a posterior trans-septal portal

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A transection (root tear or complete radial tear) injury of the medial meniscus posterior horn is not rare in the oriental area and needs to be repaired to restore the hoop tension and to reduce the extruded meniscus, which leads to osteoarthritis of the knee. In cases with transection of the medial meniscus posterior horn, the meniscus can be repaired by a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00167-007-0310-3

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@article{Ahn2007APO, title={A pull out suture for transection of the posterior horn of the medial meniscus: using a posterior trans-septal portal}, author={Jin Hwan Ahn and Joon Ho Wang and Jae Chul Yoo and Haeng Kee Noh and Jung Ho Park}, journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy}, year={2007}, volume={15}, pages={1510-1513} }