A 45-year-old member asked:
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how should my knee feel after acl reconstruction? stiff?

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Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Depending on the the time frame after, did you do adequate therapy, any other complications are factors in determining recovery.
Answered on Oct 31, 2012
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Stiff.: It's natural for your knee to be swollen and stiff following ACL reconstruction. It should continue to improve with time, ice and physical therapy.
Answered on Jun 20, 2014

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