Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica

Other arthroscopic procedures for the treatment of chondral injuries of the knee joint


Hacettepe Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı


Hacettepe Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Spor Hekimliği Anabilim Dalı


Hacettepe Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi 3. Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Kliniği


Hacettepe Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, VKV Amerikan Hastanesi Ortopedi Bölümü

AOTT 2007; 41: Supplement 93-97
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Cartilage injuries can be treated through conservative or surgical approaches upon evaluation of the lesion. In surgical approach, arthroscopic treatment has proven to be both very popular and efficient. Through arthroscopy, treatment options such as lavage, chondral shaving, debridement, microfracture, abrasion, and chondroplasty have been successfully performed in patients with appropriate indications.

ISSN 1017-995X EISSN 2589-1294