A 21-year-old male asked:

I am about 7.5 weeks post acl and meniscus surgery on my right knee and i've been walking w/out brace for 1 week but swelling, should i be concerned?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Probably not: Some swelling after a major knee surgery is not uncommon for a few months. Pl continue with OT/PT and keep walking to enhance your rehabilitation. Feel better
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