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Replacement of Cartilage in Knee
sylforchrist posted:
Is there any treatment that has been successful in replacement cartliage in the knee to stave off total knee replacement surgery?
Bal M Rajagopalan, MD responded:

Up to date there has only been success on local areas of arthritis . Regarding a global involvement of the knee regarding arthritis there has not been any true technologies that have prevented knee replacement within the standards of FDA and true validated studies

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