The innervation of the human meniscus.

@article{Assimakopoulos1992TheIO,
  title={The innervation of the human meniscus.},
  author={A P Assimakopoulos and Pavlos G. Katonis and M V Agapitos and E I Exarchou},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={1992},
  volume={275},
  pages={232-6}
}
Fourteen menisci from seven anatomic specimens were examined to identify their innervation. After staining by a modified gold chloride method, the menisci were sectioned on a sliding microtome and were studied under a light microscope. Free nerve endings in the peripheral and the medial thirds of the meniscal body were identified, and three types of… CONTINUE READING