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Knee arthroscopy - series

Procedure, part 1

Procedure, part 1

Overview

While the patient is deep asleep and pain-free (general anesthesia) or sleepy (sedated) and pain-free (regional anesthesia or spinal anesthesia), several small punctures are made into the knee joint.

Update Date 1/17/2013

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