White White Zone | definition of White White Zone by Medical dictionary
White White Zone
The poorly-vascularised inner third of the knee menisci, which receive their blood supply from the genicular arteries; stratification of the meniscus of athletes’ knees into zones helps determine the method of treatment for meniscal injuries; when surgery is indicated, meniscal tears occurring in the white-white zone are less amenable to repair and more to partial resection because of inadequate vascularisation
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