Ring-shaped lateral meniscus

Joan C. Monllau, Alfonso León, Ramon Cugat, Jordi Ballester

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The existence of abnormal-shaped menisci has been long recognized. The presence of discoid menisci in the human knee is considered to be a congenital malformation with a very low rate of incidence except in Asian populations. Since the publication of Watanabe's Atlas, three types of lateral meniscal abnormalities are generally accepted: the complete and incomplete discoid, as well as the Wrisberg-ligament type meniscus. The present case is the second description of a ring-shaped meniscus on the lateral side of the knee and we propose that this variant be included as a fourth variant in a future classification. © 1998 by the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Idioma originalEnglish
Pàgines (de-a)502-504
RevistaArthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery
Volum14
Número5
DOIs
Estat de la publicacióPublicada - 1 de gen. 1998

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