Knee 2021 May 1;30:205-213. Epub 2021 May 1.
Orthopedic Department, San Gerardo Hospital, University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy; Transalpine Center of Pediatric Sports Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca - Hospital Couple Enfant, Monza (Italy), Grenoble, France; School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy.
Background: Discoid meniscus (DM) is a rare variant of regular knee anatomy. Compared to standard meniscus it is thicker and abnormal in shape; these characteristics make it more prone to tear. It is a congenital defect whose correct etiology is still debated and far from being clarified. Read More