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Regarding the menisci the wrong statement is



A They are fibrocartilaginous crescents present on the articular surface of the tibia.

B Lateral menisci is more prone for injury.

C The tendon of the popliteus separate the lateral meniscus from the fibular collateral ligament.

D Injuries to menisci are commonly produced by the twisting strains in a slightly flexed knee.

Ans. B

Lateral menisci is more prone for injury

The medial meniscus is more prone for injury than the lateral because of its fixity to the tibial collateral ligament.

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