'Extra' means outside of and 'articular' means the joint so if something is extraarticular it means that it is outside of the cavity of the joint.
There is currently no content classified with this term.
The lateral meniscus is the shockabsorber on the outer side of the knee (the lateral side), between tibia and femur.
The information offered on the website is designed to support, not to replace, the relationship between patient and clinician.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.