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Causes of Meniscus injury

Causes of Meniscus injury

A meniscus injury is caused by trauma to the wedges of cartilage that lie between the shinbone (tibia) and thighbone (femur). Risk factors include twisting of the knee and age-related brittle cartilage.

Meniscus injury: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Meniscus injury, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Meniscus injury:

Meniscus injury: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Meniscus injury: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Meniscus injury:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Meniscus injury may be found in:


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