A 50-year-old member asked:
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reconstructive knee surgery (fulkerson osteotomy), what to expect?

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Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Be patient.: takes awhile for bone healing, then PT over the course of time. some pain and swelling to be expected.
Answered on Oct 9, 2017
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