A 25-year-old male asked:
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i have had 2 knee surgeries in my right knee for acl tears and after this second surgery i notice my foot has started swelling a year after surgery as well as developing brown "freckle" like spots?

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Dr. Craig Lum
Dr. Craig Lum answered
24 years experience General Surgery
Foot swelling: Is your calf swollen as well? You may have a deep vein clot. You should go see the surgeon who did your operation and have him check you out. May need lower extremity ultrasound.
Answered on May 17, 2018

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not: There are several possible causes so i would have the orthopedist evaluate the knee.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: Might get better with pt if not maybe the acl has gotten worse should discuss with your orthopedist or seek another opinion.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Some is expected...: How long has it been since your procedure? Pain and stiffness are expected to a certain degree in the recovery phases of acl reconstruction. If you ha ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Follow up : With orthopedist. If you have pain do't wait for things to get worse. You can ice it until your appt.

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