Knee Cartilage Injuries

Posted by August 27, 2017

Tears to the meniscus of the knee, which are commonly referred to as the knee cartilages, cause knee pain and possibly locking and giving way of the knee joint. A tear of the knee cartilages is one of the most common knee injuries seen in the orthopaedic clinic The Knee Cartilages Commonly known as the knee cartilages, the two horseshoe shaped pieces of cartilage that…

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We recently heard about the Zika virus outbreak in South America but the question is what exactly is Zika Virus? Where did it originate and what causes it? Zika virus is an emerging mosquito-borne virus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 in rhesus monkeys through a monitoring network of sylvatic yellow fever. It was subsequently identified in humans in 1952 in Uganda and…

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