Still having a lot of knee pain

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Almost 5 months out from a TKR on my right knee and I am still having a lot of pain in the front of my knee, I did just have a total hip replacement on my right leg too, 5 weeks ago, I am a little apprehensive that my knee hurts much worse than my hip does, I am still exercising, I just don't know what else to do, does anyone have any suggestions or encouragement 

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    I had a hip replacement in 2009 and a TKR 8 months ago.  After I got out of the hospital, I rehabbed the hip in six weeks...six days a week, 5 hours a day.  Done.  No pain, no meds, beack to work.

    The TKR?  A completely different animal.  You can push the CANNOT push the knee.  Very slow, lots of pain.  Most people don't get back to work for six months.  Some pain could linger a lot longer.  Try some topical Voltaren Gel (RX) great.

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    I did it the opposite way round l had both hips replaced at begining of year then found out l needed both knee's replaced in july. I had my left knee replaced in august and l have to say l am still in a lot of pain in the leg l have had both done. I found the knee a lot harder than the hip replacements. Thats a full year l have had 3 operations and have still to get my right knee done but am stalling as l still am suffering a lot in the other leg. I don't know if and when it will get better l hope it will. I still am on a lot of pain medication. But l totally know how you feel.


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