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  • MNLynne 1
  • lucy83861 2


    I am  6 weeks post opt  not bending good , still doing p.t.   Range of motion is only 95😔😣percent I can't sleep worried about this. Doctors appointment next week any advice ". Just scared 

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  • GunnAK 1

    Meniscus Surgery. First 24hrs. What next?

    History. Age 55. Good health. By self diagnosis I know I have torn my meniscus twice previously and it has healed on its own. Not so fortunate this time. Currently: I had the sugery today, Friday, at 1PM. I have no idea what else the Doc did as far as repairs or arthritus repair. Have the follow up on...

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  • vishalbhad 1


    My name is Vishal from Surat Gujarat (India) We have lost two daughter in the past with Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita My wife is pregnant and 16 week complet on 19-06-2017 When checkup yesterday doctar said this baby have not normal movement like (hand finger leg and foot) and it's Arthrogryposis...

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  • dana23702 1
  • jan46525 1

    Knee arthroscopy

    I had knee arthroscopy surgery. In prepping my leg with antiseptic they held my foot up by my big toe and other toes. I already have arthritis in my toe. I had a spinal so I was out when they did this. Now I can't walk. My foot is so sore. My knee is doing well. This is one month later. Going to Physio...

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  • mchicken23 1

    Post op menicus repair pain

    I had a meniscus repair and a micro fracture done on my right knee. It's been 4 weeks since op. And it just had to happen today that when I was alighting from the bus , I felt a sharp pain at the back of my knee when I land on the sole part of my feet. Until now it still hurts. Did I tore the meniscus...

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  • lynn06237 2


    6 weeks ago I had my arthroscopy and how I'm sorry I did, it is still so painful, sleeping is a nightmare, every time I turn over it hurts, getting up off the sofa, and trying to walk up stairs, it's my whole knee now and not just the side bit, I've tried the ice until my knee feels like it's got frost...

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  • southernmom 2

    arthroscopic chondroplasty

    I had  arthroscopic chondroplasty 12 days ago.  A part of me is happy I got it done and the other part says why did you do this to yourself.   I started physcial therapy the day after.  It was very light that day and as time went on I have done more.  But I can't stand or walk without the immobilizer...

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  • southernmom 2

    Exercises you can do

    I found a great site that has exercises you can do for the ones not getting help or seem stuck and can't move forward.  I am right there with you all.   Most of these exercises I have been doing at physical therapry and at home.  I noticed that if I don't do them my knee feels stiff and hurts.  I start...

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  • Moosn8r 2

    How much pain and swelling is normal following knee arthroscopy?

    I'm new to this, so please bare with me. Doc told my husband he was disappointed at how much arthritis is in my knee joint (bone on bone); fixed a small tear in maniscus; and cleaned up what he could. I'm starting day 3 post-op and have what I consider extreme swelling and sometimes excruciating throbbing...

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  • Astro420 1

    Need Help Reading MRI

    Below are the results from my MRI on my right knee. IMPRESSION: Increased signal in the posterior horn of the with no evidence of discrete tear. There is mild blunting of the free age of the body and posterior horn of the medial meniscus. Decreased size of ganglion located deep to the MCL along the...

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  • michele 9787 1

    Arthroscopic surgery

    Hello I recently tore my lateral and medial meniscus, and completely tore my ACL. Had surgery about two weeks ago to fix the memisci, and doctor removed ACL. I am currently doing physical therapy to help regain range of motion of my knee. I cannot bend it past 90 degrees and feel like I cannot walk....

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  • sarah82738 2

    Prolotherapy for knee pain

    I"m having so much pain after last year's arthroscopy, but the only option being given now is knee replacement, even though I don't have a lot of arthritis on my knee.  I heard about prolotherapy - or PRP - has anyone ever had that for knee pain?  It's supposed to help with cartilage regeneration and...

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  • NickRob66 2

    Swelling showing no signs of improving

    Hi I had what I thought would be a routine arthroscopy 6 weeks ago (I had had 3 similar operations previously and had recovered within a couple of weeks). 3 Weeks after the initial surgery I was still in considerable pain, could not sleep, had a very angry and swollen knee and could not get anywhere...

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  • kittylamb 3

    no quad control following arthroscopy

    hi there had a routine right knee arthroscopy under gen anaesthetic in nov 2012. 2 weeks later on removing dressing and stiches, physio noted i was unable to do a straight leg raise. was sent to physio, had lots of tests and 2 years later am still unable to do a striaght leg raise, use stairs properly...

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  • lynn06237 2


    Hi had my knee arthroscopy done 4 weeks tomorrow, and oh my how I wish I hadn't had it done, my knee cap is so painful, going up and down stairs and out of a chair is so painful, didn't think I was going to be in a worse state after having it done, anybody feeling the same

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  • Nunchub 2

    Should I go ahead?

    Hello... I am due to have a total knee replacement (right side) in two weeks time, I have been reading many forums and to be honest quite a lot of horror stories, I am now totally undecided as to whether I should go head! My pre op is on Monday but spent a sleepless night last night so thought I would...

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  • tim37853 2

    Finding it hard with motivation

    Hey all, I had acl and medial meniscus reconstruction surgery on my 18th birthday 2 years ago and I was on crutches for 13 weeks which led to all my muscle gone. 1 month ago I just had another surgery on my meniscus. I got informed I have about 20 years left in the knee before I'm looking at a full knee...

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  • shayna09 1

    Issues after knee replacement, please help!

    I am a 25 year old female and I had total knee replacement performed a little over 6 months ago (September 2016). I believe I have had more issues after the surgery than I did before. I still have constant pain and stiffness in my knee. The pain I feel is a different type of pain, it almost feels as...

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  • eileen30669 2

    Leg length

    Hi everyone having now been 17 days post op I am feeling a little pain at times. I feel quite feverish and shivery at night and can't seem to get warm. I totter about indoors with no crutches and feel as long as I'm not feeling much pain it's OK to this as it strengthens muscles that were not used...

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  • Wilsont 2

    Three weeks later

    I had surgery on the 13th of march went home 15th. I feel that I was poorly informed about every and all things concerning the wellness of my leg.The nurses didn't say if it should be covered if or what to clean I fell on it on the 3rd and its swelled and its leaking clear stuff help

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  • joanne33336 2
  • Janice5959 2

    Knee arthroscopy

    Hi I'm new to this, anyone had this op and still not walking properly, or knee not weight bearing going down stairs after 4 months? My weight is in proportion to my height so that's not the problem, totally fed up with it, thanks

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  • ioana51413 2

    shop with wheelchair in Frankfurt am Main?

    very urgent please : Please help me with contact datas about shops in FRANKFURT AM MAIN which are selling from stock  rollstuhle= wheelchairs  for children  ( 6 years old) .  WE need to buy one NOT to rent it.

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  • jenna21137 1

    Knee pain almost 1 year after arthroscopy.

    So i tore my meniscus in the summer of 2015 and had surgery to repair it June 2015. (I was 16 at the time). fast forward to march 2016, i ended up tearing my meniscus a second time and had another surgery to repair it. i went through all the rehab steps and haven't experienced many problems with my leg...

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  • kley81 1

    Knee orthoscopy

    Hello, I had a scope done on 2/20/17 so it hasn't been a full week yet. I am finding that without my walker (I opted for that instead of crutches because of my fused wrist). I am steady to walk short distances (to and from kitchen or bathroom, bedroom--my house is small, about 900 or so sq ft). But...

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  • donna 26843 1
  • 00julianne00 2

    12 weeks post ankle lateral ligament stabilisation

    Hey guys Has anyone else had arthroscopy lateral ligament stabilisation? ( I also got 2 screws) I am 12 weeks post op and i dont feel any better, The exercises the physio has given me are agony to do & she said my ankle is still very stiff but its getting there. After walking for about 1 hour (that...

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  • robin23773 1
  • Hulieuk 2

    Knee surgery

    I had a knee arthroscopy last Friday and lateral realignment plus other things. I have 23 clips in my knee and also recently discovered I had an infection in my leg! The thing that is bothering me more than anything is try as much as I like I cannot lift my leg, I've not been advised to do this but...

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  • Wolfie0617 2

    Arthroscopic knee surgery 2 weeks ago question

    Post op 2 weeks, had to walk with walker straight out of surgery because of torn shoulders. 46 had mutiple tears lateral & medial the one side was torn totally up and down, the other not as bad. Advised I need a knee replacement Maybe if lucky I have 5 years. Pretty much bone on bone doo he also trimmed...

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  • ioana51413 2

    discoid meniscus

    My 5 year old niece has discoid meniscus. She can not strech her knee and she is limping. She already  starts kinethotherapy, swimming, hydrokinethotherapy. What should we do?

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  • humpalumpa 2

    Carotid Endarterectomy

    had this procedure two years ago, but recently have had problems over scar area , has anyone else experienced this type of problem  

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