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pain behind knee after acl surgery

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See your surgeon: Not unusual to still have some pain at 1 month. Difficult to say without an evaluation. See your surgeon.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
47 years experience Rheumatology
See surgeon: See operating surgeon. If no resolution, see rheumatologist.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vadim Glukh
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Pain is expected: After the surgery, but it is expected to decrease gradually, and if not - make sure you follow your doctor's advice.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Surgical site: This may be at the surgical site. See your surgeon to clarify this pain.
A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ask surgeon: If you can see the surgeon that did the first surgery. they know you and would be the best person to ask. If you moved or are unable to do this get yo ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Merrick Wetzler
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several reasons: When you tear your acl you not only injury the ligament but can also damage the joint capsule & joint surface. I would discuss this with your doctor ... Read More
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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 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Stone
Specializes in Sports Medicine
ACL exercises: If the rest of the knee is healthy then squats are the single best exercise to rebuild knee strength after an acl.
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