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i had knee replacement and i feel like water running down the inside my leg

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
If : There is no cartilage left in the joint your doctor is preparing you for it. There are some "cushioning injection that are new but discuss with your o ... Read More

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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Noble
Dr. Ben Noble answered
16 years experience Family Medicine
Knee swelling: If the swelling is confined to your knees, it’s likely that you have what we call a joint “effusion” which, with 76y/o knees, is likely to be due to o ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herbert Hoover
50 years experience General Practice
Yes: You should call your orthopedic surgeon immediately. Hopefully, there is just bruising but more serious damage should be excluded. Pain into your fo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexios Apazidis
16 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes: It takes several months but eventually swelling after total joint replacement does subside and, if the surgery was done well, the knee feels better th ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: The recovery from knee replacement varies somewhat from patient to patient and surgeon to surgeon. If you are slowly but surely getting better, than ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gwo-Chin Lee
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Early mobilization: Following knee replacement, early mobilization is the key. Patients are now ambulating either the day of surgery or the day after. One can put full ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Hampton
14 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Swelling after TKA: The knee can stay swollen for a number of months after surgery. Often, even after it is fully healed, there is some residual swelling so that it never ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Transient loss of vision is a concern. I would start by calling the doctor who did the knee replacement of by calling my pcp.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Orthopedics: I strongly suggest a thorough orthopedic reevaluation and certainly a PT evaluation.
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Numbness is typically a neurological complaint. After a knee replacement, numbness can be related to an aggravation of a nerve in the back, or it can ... Read More
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