A vertical tear usually refers to a tear of the meniscus which runs vertically from the upper surface to the lower surface.

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How the surgeon decides on management.

Types of meniscus tear

Illustrations of the types of tear one might see in the meniscus.

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CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Vertical Tears of the Lateral Meniscus. Goyal KS et al. Orthop J Sports Med. 2014 Aug; 2(8): 2325967114541237.


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