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Arthroscopic Repair of Avulsion of the Posterior Root and Body of the Lateral Meniscus: A Twenty-Year Follow-upA Case Report
Charles Kenny, MD1
1 Box 368, Stockbridge, MA 01262-0368. E-mail address: ckennymd@jhu.edu
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Disclosure: The author did not receive any outside funding or grants in support of his research for or preparation of this work. Neither he nor a member of his immediate family received payments or other benefits or a commitment or agreement to provide such benefits from a commercial entity.
Investigation performed at the Department of Surgery, Fairview Hospital, Great Barrington, Massachusetts

The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.
J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2009 Dec 01;91(12):2932-2936. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.H.01795
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A recent biomechanical study demonstrated total loss of meniscal function following a tear of the posterior root of the medial meniscus as well as substantial potential advantages with repair1, prompting this case report. The patient was informed that data concerning the case would be submitted for publication, and she consented.
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