A 56-year-old female asked:
How long after a full hip replacement should the leg / knee swelling last?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 34 years experience
1-2 weeks for post o: Be careful here because residual lower extremity swelling could also indicate a blood clot which is not uncommon with hip arthroplasty. It should be checked.
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Last updated Oct 7, 2019
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