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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Knee arthroscopy is highly dependent on the procedure being performed along with it. Trimming a torn meniscus can lead to immediate relief and return ... Read More
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies by procedure: If it is for a meniscus tear, most people are moderately sore for 3-5 days. Swelling improves starting around day 4 or so. Most people take pain meds ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Seneviratne
26 years experience Sports Medicine
1 week: After your sutures are removed in a week or so postoperatively you can travel. Take an Aspirin a day and take frequent breaks to walk around to preven ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Sheskier
39 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Depends: Depends on why you had arthroscopy to start with. Uncomplicated meniscal tears usual improve in 2-6 weeks. If there is arthritis present the pain may ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Meislin
36 years experience sports medicine
Postop knee pain: The knee pain should be worked up to include but not excluded to same sided hip pain and lower back pain; specific to the knee quadriceps eccentric we ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes.: Muscle spasms can occur following knee arthroscopy, particularly in the quadricep muscle, although they are common in the hamstrings and calf muscle a ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Time to see your doc: Hematomas after surgery need to be addressed with the ortho who did the procedure. I am sure your ortho wants to you to see him 1-2 weeks after the o ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Knee arthrosccopy: Prior to undegoing knee arthroscopy, as in any other surgical situation, you must be well informed about your non surgical options and should have fol ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Yes: Knee arthroscope surgery is very common. Usually it entails cleaning up the inside structures of the knee so the knee joint mechanically functions be ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Advance as tolerated: A diagnostic knee arthroscopy is a limited procedure, whereby the joint is entered and the staus of the named structures (cartilage, synovium, ligamen ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
38 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee arthroscopy: Knee arthroscopy is an outpatient procedure using small incisions and a fiber optic camera. Structures inside the knee joint can be visualized and rep ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Prager
42 years experience Sports Medicine
Knee scope Recovery : Reovery after a knee scope depends on what was done. The surgeon may not want you bear weight on the knee for 3-6 weeks if certain procedures are do ... Read More
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