A discoid meniscus is an unusual variant of the meniscus shock absorber of the knee, and is wider than the normal crescentic shape.
Page updated September 2023 by Dr Sheila Strover (Clinical Editor)
Symptoms related to a discoid meniscus
Discoid menisci may cause 'snapping' sounds in the knee. Because their structure is also anomalous, they are more inclined to tear than a normal meniscus.
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Discussion about whether a discoid meniscus is hereditary.
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