The Meniscus Is the Most Important Piece of the Knee

  • Nicolas PujolEmail author


“Take it out. Take it all out. Even it is not torn, take it out.” These famous words allegedly spoken by Smillie over 40 years ago should stay in the mind of every orthopedic knee surgeon because of their ludicrous meanings and drastic consequences.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryCentre Hospitalier de VersaillesLe ChesnayFrance

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