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ACL Revision + meniscus repair Surgical Experience and first 48 hours

I arrived at the same day surgery center at 5:30 am which is the time I normally arrive for my clerkship duties as a medical student.  It's weird to sit out in the waiting room--at the mercy of the folks behind the doors and curtains rather than being on the other side.  

Prior to the operation, my orthopedic surgeon and I had numerous discussions about the...
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History before ACL Revision with meniscus repair

I'm going to give a not-so-brief history of my knee injuries leading to

ultimate ACL revision in 2011


15 years ago (when I was 15 ~1995) , my leg was kicked from beneath me...