Current status and imaging of allograft meniscal transplantation

Eur J Radiol. 1997 Dec;26(1):16-22. doi: 10.1016/s0720-048x(97)00028-4.


The authors present an overview of the current indications, techniques, results and complications of allograft meniscal transplantation. The radiologist's role in pre- and postoperative imaging is described. The spectrum of magnetic resonance imaging findings of meniscal allografts are illustrated.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Arthroplasty
  • Humans
  • Knee Joint / pathology
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Menisci, Tibial / pathology
  • Menisci, Tibial / transplantation*
  • Postoperative Complications / diagnosis
  • Transplantation, Homologous