Menisci are small fibrocartilaginous structures that are essential for the knee stability and preservation of articular cartilage. This article discusses the anatomy and function, variations, appearance and consequence of tears, and postoperative evaluation. We also address pitfalls and signs which can help improve diagnostic accuracy.
Keywords: Knee; MRI; Meniscus; Meniscus anatomy; Meniscus tear; Pitfalls; Secondary signs.
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