Patient discussion about tears

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Q. Is ligament heating better than an arthroscopic surgery?

I have a partial tear in my left knee (acl) and they wanna operate on me. I heard heating it can solve the problem. is it true?
Ai never heard of "ligament heating" from what i know- ligament has limited ability to regenerate. if partially torn it may need only physiotherapy and care. but if it's torn more then it can heal by itself- you need surgery. this is why there's orthopedics- to evaluate the situation, give you a diagnosis and the recommended treatment. it's always good to second guess because they are only human. you can ask other orthopedics and see what they say.
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