Originally Posted by billygreen
Everyone thinks arthro on the knee is somehow not so big a problem, but the fact is it depends on how much cartilage damage has occurred. You could have arthroscopic surgery on your knee and have 75% of your cartilage removed, which would pretty much kill your NFL career.
All arthroscopic means is "less invasive" and better heal time for the exit/entry wound, it does not mean that you are having minor surgery on your knee by any means.
re read the posts, and for the most part it is minor.