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Old 12-26-2012, 09:54 PM   #28
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Originally Posted by blakesq View Post
... However, i have a torn meniscus in my knee...so, am thinking I won't use the lessons till after the surgery!
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Originally Posted by stapletonj View Post
Hey blakesq., attorney to attorney, dont be so quick to go under the knife for that. I had a torn meniscus about 10 years ago and the local othopod was all "cut cut cut, but you'll have arthritis in 10 years".

... but I will say, dont let it be a foregone conclusion that if the meniscus is torn you gotta cut.

As a plaintiff to an attorney, I'm with SJ on this. Do your due diligence before you let any white coat cut you. Research "failed knee surgery". Here's a couple of articles about studies:

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/11/he...ch/11knee.html

http://www.healthline.com/health-blo...store-function
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