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(mĕ-nis′kī″) (mĕ-nis′kē″) (mĕ-nis′ī″) (mĕ-nis′ē″) pl. menisci [Gr. mēniskos, crescent] SEE: 1. Convexo-concave lens. 2. An interarticular fibrocartilage of crescent shape, found in certain joints, esp. the lateral and medial menisci (semilunar cartilages) of the knee joint. 3. The curved upper surface of a liquid in a container.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Meniscus." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749595/all/meniscus.
Meniscus. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749595/all/meniscus. Accessed November 22, 2019.
Meniscus. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749595/all/meniscus
Meniscus [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/749595/all/meniscus.
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