Originally Posted by David Lindon
Wow, so can you still walk without a miniscus?
Yup. My dad had it removed from his left knee when he was 19 due to a football injury and my wife has had hers out of her right knee (about 6 or 7 years ago).....SOMETIMES they will put in a fake "disc" to replace it, but often, they don't. It just increases your chances of arthritis due to bone on bone contact and the surfaces will wear down quicker than if a miniscus was their.....but yeah, you can still walk without it.....