During arthroscopy, a tube-like viewing instrument (called an arthroscope) is used to examine the internal structure of a joint for diagnosis or treatment. Arthroscopy is useful when attempting to diagnose or treat various types of arthritis and joint injuries. This surgical procedure may often be performed in an outpatient setting. Read more: Arthroscopy Article
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