The meniscus (or menisci, as there are two in each knee, a lateral and a medial meniscus) is a circular ring of soft cartilage that is found between the femur and the tibia bone in the knee. It functions as a shock absorber and disperses the pressure across the knee with weight bearing activities. There are many different types of meniscus tears and while some will require surgery, many will not, and could benefit from meniscus tear treatment by stem cells and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapies.
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This article was written with the help of Dr. John Serpa, who is an integral part of our Team of Experts at Miami Stem Cell® and is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology with Sub-specialty Certification in Pain Management from the prestigious Cornell...
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