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Offline Maryannegb

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Name for procedure?????
« on: December 06, 2011, 09:13:47 AM »
What is it called when they clean off the back of a very rough patellar?

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TTT Lateral release and chrondoplasty 30/11/11
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Early chondral degeneration in medial compartment

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Re: Name for procedure?????
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2011, 10:01:31 AM »
Chondroplasty is the name for shaving/smoothing rough articular cartilage :)
Came off bike onto concrete 9/9/09 (lat meniscus, lat condyle defect)
LK scopes 8/2/10 & 16/12/10
RK scope 5/2/15 (menisectomy, Hoffa’s fat pad trim)
LK scope 10.1.19 medial meniscectomy, trochlea MFX
LK scope 19.4.21 MFX to both condyles & trochlea, patella cartilage shaved, viscoseal, depo-medrone