The following chart illustrates the number of cyclists and bike riders in the United States from spring 2008 to spring 2017.
The increased amount of body weight force placed on the knee joints when walking.
The increased amount of body weight force placed on the knee joints when running.
The inside (medial) meniscus is five times more likely to be injured than the outside (lateral) meniscus.
90:If a meniscus tear has occurred on the outer rim, there are enough blood vessels to allow the structure to heal. If the tear is in the central area where there isn't a good supply of blood, the tissue may not ever heal and may need to be removed through arthroscopic surgery.
The percent of meniscus tears that can be diagnosed (by a physician) with a careful injury history and physical examination.