MACI is appropriate for a wide range of knee cartilage defects
Who is a candidate for MACI?
In a retrospective of the first 1,000 U.S. MACI patients, a variety of defect locations for single defect surgeries with MACI were shown:
Use of MACI (Autologous Cultured Chondrocytes on Porcine Collagen Membrane) in the United States—Preliminary Experience.
James L. Carey, MD, MPH, Ann E. Remmers, PhD, and David C. Flanigan,MD
The Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine [Internet]. 2020 August;8(8):1-7.