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... My knee started hurting really badly one morning. ... (3 replies)
... the end of August and decided to go back to physical therapy. That was a bad move.., my therapy included "range of motion" exercises that were excruciating. My knee swelled considerably after one week of therapy. My doctor drained the knee and gave me a cortisone shot. ... (24 replies)
... my knee has not felt right. ... (33 replies)

... Dang man i feel for you.Don't do cortisone,Only mask the pain.Try a better therapist,That knows knees.Maybe a pain doctor at a major hosp.Worked for me with my S.I joint pain.Good luck. (6 replies)
... clean. First surgeon told me to just get a cortisone shot, I said no way and went to see a 2nd. The 2nd said the scans were clean so he didn't know what to do. ... (6 replies)
... Sounds like things are going pretty well post surgery for your dad. Don't worry about the swelling and bruising. He just had MAJOR surgery on his knee and they had to cut and hammer and what not to put the prosthetic knee in. ... (56 replies)
... Sorry you're having so much pain in the knee and that the cortisone injection didn't help. ... (16 replies)
... reason. A month later, I was back at my dad's house, still wrapping up the house cleanup. This time, I got up from a rolling desk chair in his den, and my right knee completely buckled on me sending me to the floor, screaming in pain! I could NOT stand on it this time. ... (2 replies)
... I think specific exercises would be more useful than a cortisone shot. Cortisone shot stops pain caused by swelling, it won't make your knee stronger. ... (5 replies)
... I had a cortizone injection in the doctors office followin TKR. After 3 weeks the shot wore off, so he scheduled a knee manipulation did 7 injections in my knee and another cortizone injection to the hip, that one lasted 4 days. ... (8 replies)
... I had knee replacement on my left knee in Jan With great result. ... (5 replies)
... But do be aware that you can react badly to it too and watch for increased swelling and inflammation. I did great with the 5 shot Hyalgan but had such a severe reaction to 3 shot Synvisc that my doc had to take 3 50cc syringes of funky looking fluid out of my knee.... ... (11 replies)
... Are you seeing a PT? I find that a good one seems to be more open to talking to you and explaining your situation and how to cope. Those surgeons are a breed all of their own. At least that is my opinion. They cut you open and send you on your way without much help following the surgery. I had one of the best with a great reputation as far as the surgery goes, but when it... (6 replies)
... d have done martial arts,, played basketball, and worked in an environment where I knelt on my knees alot. I never injured them but started having pain under my knee cap in late 2009. I went to the doctor and he thought it was patellar tendonitis, so he gave me a cortisone shot, and had me do physical therapy. ... (6 replies)
... I have MS and I had surgery to repair a plica band in 2005. Now pain is back and my primary doctor says there is no swelling but my tendons behind my knee are spastic, which he thinks is MS. I have pain most of the time but sometimes it will completely go away and then a few weeks later, return. ... (0 replies)
Killer knee pain
Mar 7, 2009
... Having had 14 knee surgeries and just about everything that can go wrong with a knee, go wrong, I'll make a couple of educated guesses. ... (2 replies)
... So ever since, my knee has been much more swollen! It's so fat the brace doesn't fit right, but it hurts to put any weight on it without. ... (0 replies)
... Could be generalized swelling of some of the soft tissues under the kneecap, such as the bursas. If a cortisone shot didn't help, wearing the wrap MIGHT hold down the swelling some. ... (2 replies)
... What kind of physiotherapy did you have?. James (11 replies)
... Yeah, fell down a year ago, hairline tibial plateau fracture. The fracture healed, the knee got MOST of the way better, and then the healing process got stuck. PT didn't work. ... (11 replies)




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