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What are different types of knee surgery?

Different types of knee surgery include the following:

  • anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair
  • posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) repair
  • collateral ligament repair
  • total or partial knee replacements
  • meniscus repair
  • pinning of fractured bones
  • patella tendon repair

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