Knee Diagrams and my Cartilage Measurements

Picture of the area we are addressing with these knee procedures. For the record, Medial is the inside of the knee, lateral the outside.

Knee Dissection Diagram

Knee Diagram

For comparison, I have referenced a paper from 1999 by D E T Shepherd, B B Seedhom (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1752762/pdf/v058p00027.pdf).  
Another reference: http://www.tulane.edu/~sbc2003/pdfdocs/0857.PDF  

Femoral condyle thinckness ranged from 0.165 cm to 0.265 cm.  
Tibial condyle thickness ranged from 0.207 cm and 0.298 cm.
Meniscal cartilage thickness ranged from 0.154 cm to .253 cm.

2009 Measurements (cm)

Lateral Left  Medial Left  Lateral Right  Medial Right 
1)   0.26  1)  0.09    
2)   0.49 2)  0.49    
3)  0.28 3)  .036    
4)   0.26 4)  0.43    

2010 Measurements (cm)

Lateral Left  Medial Left  Lateral Right  Medial Right 
1)   0.28 1)  0.10    
2)   0.53 2)  0.53    
3)   0.33 3)  0.38    
4)   0.31 4)  0.44    

2013 Measurements (cm)

Lateral Left  Medial Left  Lateral Right  Medial Right 
1)   0.24 1)  0.06 1) 0.22 1) 0.04
2)   0.48 2)  0.48 2) 0.42 2) 0.42
3)   0.28 3)  0.35 3) 0.21 3) 0.27
4)   0.31 4)  0.38 4) 0.29 4) 0.32

2014 Measurements (cm)  11/4/2014 (before procedure)

Lateral Left  Medial Left  Lateral Right  Medial Right 
    1)   0.25 1)  0.07
    2)   0.39 2)  0.39
    3)   0.26 3)  0.28
    4)   0.28 4)  0.29

2015 Measurements (cm)  3/30/2015 (procedure +5 months)

Lateral Left  Medial Left  Lateral Right  Medial Right 
    1)   0.23 1)  0.10
    2)   0.42 2)  0.42
    3)   0.24 3)  0.28
    4)   0.27 4)  0.30