Meniscal allograft transplantation.

  title={Meniscal allograft transplantation.},
  author={Jon K. Sekiya and Christopher I Ellingson},
  journal={The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons},
  volume={14 3},
Meniscal allograft transplantation is a reasonable treatment option for the young patient with symptomatic meniscal deficiency. Although clinical results are promising, in most studies only mixed procedures have been performed, with short- or medium-term follow-up. Important potential prognostic factors include patient selection, severity of degenerative changes, limb stability and alignment, graft sizing and processing methods, graft placement, and graft fixation. The use of meniscal allograft… CONTINUE READING

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