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Knee Cartilage Treatment Algorithm
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The Knee Algorithm provides a general guideline for the management of knee pain

The links below provide more detailed information on specific treatment options
Conservative Treatments
Meniscus Injuries
Articular Cartilage Repair and Restoration
- Arthroscopic Chondroplasty and Cartilage Repair
- Microfracture
- Osteochondral Autograft
- Autologous Cartilage Cell Implantation
- Osteochondral Allograft
- Future Techniques
Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Arthritis
Knee Malalignment
Articular Cartilage (Joint) Replacement