Originally Posted by danix
Digging up an old thread. My knee got better, and I assumed the microfracture had done the trick.
Two weeks ago, was playing doubles (I've switched to mostly doubles) and after the match, felt swelling in the knee again.
Ortho says MRI shows damage has "progressed", I have a followup visit 12/31 to discuss but I assume he's going to pitch carticel again.
Before any type of surgery, I'd get a 2nd opinion.