What is included in preoperative care for cystic lesions of the knee?

Updated: Dec 29, 2018
  • Author: David M Gonzalez, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Thomas M DeBerardino, MD  more...
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Perform a thorough preoperative workup as described above (see Workup) to confirm that the mass is cystic in nature and is not a solid tumor that may be benign or even malignant.


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