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knee ligament surgery
reconstruction after a rupture, tissue graft used to replace ACL (skiers)
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shoulder stabilisation
after repeat dislocations, stabilise shoulder joint by anchoring humerus into scapula and repairing joint capsule
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meniscal tear
cartilage tear in the knee- repair as much cartilage as possible, meniscus resurfaces to remove rough projections
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arthroscopy
small incision made and tiny camera. damage to surrounding tissue minimised, less pain and risk of infection (soft tissue)
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open surgery
open a joint to repair or reconstruct damaged structures (fractures)
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Card 2

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after repeat dislocations, stabilise shoulder joint by anchoring humerus into scapula and repairing joint capsule

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shoulder stabilisation

Card 3

Front

cartilage tear in the knee- repair as much cartilage as possible, meniscus resurfaces to remove rough projections

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

small incision made and tiny camera. damage to surrounding tissue minimised, less pain and risk of infection (soft tissue)

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

open a joint to repair or reconstruct damaged structures (fractures)

Back

Preview of the back of card 5

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