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... cond TKR. Well now I have had my third, yup you read right, my third. I went to see my surgeon for my 6 months postop visit, I was finally walking pretty good, swelling was finally pretty much gone and the only problem I had to report was a tendency for my leg to just buckle right out from under me. ... (544 replies)
... I didn't want my surgeon doing both TKRs within the same hospital admission, but did agree to let him do an arthroscopic repair of the left knee during the right TKR surgery. ... (13 replies)
... ST!!! If they can't squeeze you in earlier, go to the E.R. of the hospital where he has O.R. privileges, and they might be able to get him to see you much sooner after evaluating you there. I'm sure the E.R. doctor would probably take one look at your swollen knee and call your Orthopedic surgeon right away! ... (9 replies)

... Now I realize my anxiety going into the procedures must also impact my outcome after the procedures. ... (544 replies)
... shatteredangel5, I had two TKR on same knee and they were 6 months apart. Definitely not my choice. ... (544 replies)
... Actually it was AFTER my first TKR on my right knee last year when I lost the first 15 lbs post surgery that was my wake up call to start eating better and to lose more weight. ... (7 replies)
... I have not had a TKR yet. I am going to copy a bit of what I originally posted about what is going on with my kneee. I have had 4 knee surgeries in the past 16 months. ... (81 replies)
... I hope that all those who have had to endure TKR are doing well. I am on my second replacement. Did the right knee 3 years ago but never felt that it really worked until I did the left knee this summer. ... (544 replies)
... e joint may be of benefit to curtail the swelling, but it just is not possible. When I was in the hospital a few weeks ago with the hematoma, the nurse said that after chemotherapy, the body's ability to heal is diminished greatly. ... (81 replies)
Range of Motion
May 19, 2009
... I just had more swelling than most and you may have too. Although you are trying to bend it when you sit, don't. Keep it elevated to get the swelling down. And keep the cold going as much as you can without damaging your skin. You need to get the internal swelling down so you can bend it. ... (3 replies)
... cartlidge left, so more or less bone on bone in my right knee, so he told me to go home and think about TKR for a few weeks and then go back. ... (1 replies)
Not sleeping well
Jul 22, 2012
... Glad your TKR went well last month. ... (6 replies)
... w rate of recovery. I told him I'd rather know the truth than think something was wrong or that I wasn't doing hard enough work to recover. I was used to 2 years after the knees so 2 years for the neck was what I expected and I wish he had told me. In reality, it's taken 3 years. ... (21 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 was losing balance constantly and the swelling and fluid in my knee would not go away. I was getting worse daily. Waiting was no longer a choice. ... (5 replies)
... I read about the different levels of activities that each person has after their TKR, and wonder at what point has your doctors instructed you on the level of activities you can perform? ... (14 replies)
... First let me say, 6 days post TKR is pretty soon to be expecting great things. This is a long process with a lot of hard work. I'm 6 months PO and still have swelling and fluid from time to time. ... (371 replies)
... Last December, when my left knee started going bad again 8 months after my surgeon scoped it and repaired the meniscus and ACL, I got a cortisone shot at that visit that only lasted SIX WEEKS! ... (16 replies)
... I too am having tkr May 29th. Any questions or helpful suggestions with this would be great. I value all of you giving suggestions and insights. ... (3 replies)
... Norman, hang in there buddy. We all can relate on some level with the frustration with the pain and recovery of TKR surgery. All I can say is that post op, it is usually a case of it gets worse before it gets better. Hopefully you are soon on the road to it getting better. ... (79 replies)




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