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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
Brace, surgeon: Find your original knee brace dispensed by your surgeon for acl stability and wear it. Then contact your surgeon and let them know your situation. B ... Read More
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Check with surgeon.: Check with your surgeon. a "loose " feeling can indicate that something happened to the ACL graft, or your quad muscles may be under-rehabbed.

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
If Ur knee feels --: -as it did B4 recon., it means that the graft has failed, either by Bing loose 2 start with & now it's symptomatic. Or the fixation of the graft h ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience General Surgery
Check up: You had acl surgery 12 weeks ago. You now notice the knee feels loose. It is normal to feel at risk after the surgery. You might remember the pain ... Read More
Dr. Kevin Watson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Eval: You should get another evaluation. However. until your quadriceps is at full strength, the knee may feel loose to you. It is best to get checked to ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Padraic Obma
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Graft should be fine: Unless you had a major injury and felt a pop in your knee, the likelihood of injuring your graft the first 12 weeks after ACL surgery is very minimal. ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Loose knee: Before you return to sport please contact the surgeon and check whether or not he thinks it is OK to return to sport. My sense is that he should see y ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Loose meaning what?: Compared 2 the opposite side or in general. Loose where, ACL, PCL,MCL,LCL? I would B sure U R Cn by a fellowship trained sports medicine orthopedic su ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Nguyen
19 years experience Bariatrics
Very common : Very common you'll require extensive rehab treatments and it won't feel like your regular leg for at least a year.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Orthopedic surgeon: Since you had ACL surgery, you should discuss this symptom with your orthopedic surgeon as he/she would probably want to examine you if you have any d ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Wilson
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Popping in knee : It is a common occurrence for people to feel and hear snapping and popping in the knee. After ACL surgery your quadricep tendon becomes very weak and ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Strengthen: Physical therapy to strengthen the surrounding muscles. If persists need to see the surgeon who did the surgery.

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