|The graft can be inserted via different methods.||Here a bone block is prepared to be slotted into a matching slot in the bone at the top of the tibia|
The objective of a transplant is to restore the shock absorption on that side, and improve the limb aloignment - both of which should lessen the risk of joint arthritis.
Meniscal allograft transplantation: a meta-analysis. De Bruycker M, Verdonk PCM and Verdonk RC. SICOT J. 2017; 3: 33.
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