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Knee Pain After Back Surgery
What is the best treatment for severe nerve pain that pain meds do not work on? I have had two back surgeries, and knee replacement and still have excruciating stabbing knee pain that I have been told is nerve pain coming from my back. Pain medication an
No: Knee surgery or back surgery per se do not result in loss of height . But with ageing the loss of the articulate cartilages in the knee and resulting narrowing of the joint may lead. To lessened height. The disc between our vertebra loses water content as we age, this leads to degenerative changes and if combined with vertebral collapse as in compression fractures will lead to loss of height. ...Read more
I had major back surgery and knee surgery on both knees. Will i physically be able to have a baby?
I had back surgery 7 months ago spine fuison. I was playing with my daughter and fell , hitting my knee and back. I have pain. What should I do?
If symptoms: Are very concerning to you get checked out now. If not, consider taking some pain medication such as Ibuprofen (assuming there is no contraindication to taking this) for a few days and see if you feel better. Rest and periodic icing of painful areas can help too. It really comes down to how bad you feel as ultimately nobody can answer the need to see a doctor but you. ...Read more
I'v done an ACL replacement surgery 3 months ago followed by physiotheraphy for 2 months.I still can't fully extend the knee & pain in back of knee?
Speak with ortho: Then you need to speak with the orthopedist who performed the surgery to discuss what can be done to correct the issue. ...Read more
1991 had back surgery on l 4 l 5 disk was great for many years. In the 1 year I am having major pain in my right hip pain is going in to the knee?
I have pain going down the front of my right leg after having back surgery. It goes from my hip down to my knee and I can't stand it. Please help?
Need more info: Pain in top of thigh can be L2, L3, or L4 nerve root. If you had surgery for any of those nerves, continued compression may be the reason for this pain. You need to have your surgeon work you up for this. If your surgery did not involve these nerves, then you may be experiencing lateral femoral cutaneous nerve injury that can occur from laying on your belly for long periods of time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why would baker cyst deflate then come back or did if never go away i was working in 2010 heard and felt pop in back of knee that was the beginning of leg and knee pain i was told it would go away now im told i need surgery in 2012 my pain has only incre
I had back surgery L4 L5 S1 & I also have fluid in my knee with some tearing all due to a fall at work. I'm gaining lots of weight & what to exercise
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