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TKR 3 weeks out
Feb 27, 2013
... I am almost 5 months post TKR. Swelling minimal. Pre surgery my bend was only 105 degrees. Now it is 112 degrees from 75 right after surgery. I do exercises still 2 hrs a day. It has been a slow, painful process, but I nbow can walk and wear heels with no pain and can almost bike pain free. ... (17 replies)
... When oh when will I feel better? Should I still need all my pain meds to be able to get thru therapy and exercise sessions, 4 weeks and 2 days post TKR? I can walk four blocks but no matter how careful I am,.both hips hurt for hours after. I can barely get a 90 degree bend without lifting that side's hip... So discouraging. Plus, one arm still feels numb, maybe from the iv... (13 replies)
... nd out this was due to xrays not being taken at correct angles, as have patella femoral Osteoarthritis which is behind the Knee cap, so Grade 4 OA only diagnosed after first arthroscopies 2 yrs ago. ... (6 replies)

Feb 27, 2012
... When I had mine done(both knees at the same time)by 9 weeks, I was out and walking as much as I could, going up and down stairs regularly(as practice and exercise)and was still doing some PT to improve my ROM. 2 knees takes a little more PT than 1 knee. If I recall, I was off all pain meds at 8 weeks and just on Tylenol like you. Yeah, it hurt more but I used ice every... (4 replies)
... I saw two doctors about the meniscus and both told me they would not do just the meniscus because I was going to need a TKR soon. ... (2 replies)
... That's how I feel ..A vicious cycle. I always have to lie down and rest after I do an activity. ... (82 replies)
... Norman, I think it is perfectly nomal to want to feel good. Even if we know in advance what to expect, after so much pain, our bodies just long for painfree times... pain is one of the great equlizers...even the strongest people can get knocked down by pain. ... (82 replies)
... I keep trying to be positive, but just now after doing a little laundry and some stretching, I can hardly walk.. How are you doing now ? ... (82 replies)
... I know that most of these Drs. who do the TKR surgeries are good Drs....I think because I worked in the medicaal field for many years, I got an inside view of what goes on. ... (82 replies)
... y lifetime and never one that hurt like this one. What's more,I've talked to a friend who had his knee done in Jan. and said he doesn't have pain and felt great after about 2 months. I guess being that we're all different, some folks breeze by and others....well, you know what I mean. ... (82 replies)
Mar 16, 2010
... glad to hear that you are sleeping better. I am getting in a couple of more hours at night too. The night and day after PT are always a little rougher. ... (519 replies)
Tkr problems
Feb 11, 2010
... I had a tkr on the 7th jan, and after a few set backs with swelling i had my knee drained twice and a arthrospicy flush out. My knee is now starting to respond to pt and can walk with out aid. ... (4 replies)
... since my TKR , like alot of people here I thought 2 months and back to work.......wrong!. ... (371 replies)
Tkr recovery
Oct 31, 2009
... so I am almost three weeks out. I have been very frustrated with swelling and trying to get the flexion that my therapist would like to see. ... (8 replies)
... Fourth was a lysis of adhesions only 4 weeks after the third and I had an epidural in place so that they could manually manipulate it and do very aggressive P. ... (0 replies)
... It will be 6 weeks post for me next Wed., and I see my surgeon Friday. I am hoping to get some feedback re the swelling and sharp pain I continue to experience. My Pt tells me the swelling inhibits the bending, which is, preventing my gaining range. Sigh. ... (13 replies)
... You need to call your doc's office and report this to them. You may need to keep an elastic bandages on your leg to keep the swelling down. ... (4 replies)
Apr 24, 2010
... the swelling was probably a combo or too much hot water and all the exercise you did. ... (519 replies)
... op, she will have gained more motion just from healing and swelling going down and walking. She must use those knees to gain more motion. ... (7 replies)
Oct 19, 2010
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