Found October 09, 2012 on Fox Sports West:
Some player injuries are discussed like theyre being prepared for a medical journal. Daily updates, additional medical opinions, latest X-rays.And some just arent discussed at all?Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis had left knee arthroscopic surgery on Friday, which seemed to be news to most everyone but his doctor and wife, who first announced it on Twitter on Sunday.Dr. Neal ElAttrache performed what the Dodgers called on Monday -- following this? -- a cleanup procedure and said they expect him to begin rehabbing the knee next week, begin his normal training routine in six weeks and be ready to start the 2013 season.There was no mention of Ellis battling knee problems during the season. But the Dodgers said he sustained tears to his medial and lateral meniscus, which ElAttrache debrided in a half-hour procedure at Kerlan Jobe.Debridement is a suddenly popular word in the Dodgers PR department, a medical term for surgically removing bad tissue. They cant pull this off somewhere on Juan Uri...
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