A 62-year-old male asked:
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Knee hematoma after knee surgery?

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Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Can be normal?: You haven't really given much information here. Minor hematomas can be normal and managed with heat, compression and observation. Larger ones may need draining. I strongly recommend you se your surgeon sooner rather than later to avoid unwanted complications!
Answered on Mar 1, 2020
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