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ECR 2018 / C-3062
Posterior medial meniscal root lesions and its different patterns: an imaging approach
Congress: ECR 2018
Poster No.: C-3062
Type: Educational Exhibit
Keywords: Trauma, Inflammation, Athletic injuries, Perception image, Imaging sequences, Diagnostic procedure, MR, Musculoskeletal system, Musculoskeletal joint, Anatomy
Authors: B. S. Carleial1, R. D. C. LUNA2, L. P. PEREIRA2, C. L. D. M. Filho2, A. C. S. torres2; 1295, CE/BR, 2Fortaleza/BR


Meniscal root tears lead to altered biomechanics and progressive osteoarthritis of the knee. Posterior meniscal root tears represent an often overlooked pathology. We believe that a detailed description of PMMRL pathology would be helpful for orthopedic surgeons to manage PMMRL tears in clinical practice. With a greater understanding of the importance of meniscal root injuries, more emphasis has been placed recently on the development of surgical techniques to repair meniscal root tears, to prevent long-term sequelae.

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