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What are consequences of waiting to get a knee replacement?

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Dr. Andrew DeGruccio answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Pain and swelling: Possible progression of deformity as well. Range of motion and strength must be maintained while waiting. If you can tolerate the pain, then there should be no rush to knee replacement.

Answered 4/4/2016

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