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Night Sweats After Knee Replacement
Yes, but not often: Knee replacements can feel like "seizing" or "locking up" on rare occasions and they are usually not due to the device. The most likely phenomena you are experiencing is either "crepitus" or "clunk" which is when scar tissue surrounding the front of the knee gets trapped within the device creating a sensation of locking up. When severe enough, it can be alleviated by removing that scar tissue. ...Read more
Night sweats may be a sign of an overactive thyroid, vitamin d deficiency, or a more serious problem like hodgkin's disease. The most common cause is probably just a heavy mattress and a warm room. The result is the same: waking up overheated and sweaty. Some people have a problem with sweating not just at night. ...Read more
Knee locking: You should have this discussion with your surgeon. If he does not give you a satisfactory answer and solution, it is okay to get a second opinion. ...Read more
Incresed blood flow: After an injury or surgery, there is increased blood flow to the injured area. Due to small blood vessel damage, there is also some swelling in the area. This leads to increased warmth in the knee. This can last for several months as the soft tissues continue to heal around the knee. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband had hip replacement revision surgery 8 days ago. Last night he complained of frequent urination that kept him up at night. Why is this?
Why am i experiencing pain, warmth and swelling in my knee 11 months after a total knee replacement?
3 basic possibilitie: Major long-term problems that are associated with total knee arthroplasty include late. 1- infection. 2- wearing of the bearings, and loosening of the prosthesis. 3-periprosthetic fracture and arthrofibrosis may also occur but are less common. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hip replacement 3 months ago pain hip 8 sweating profusely tired all time cant turn or move without pain. How long should this last what causes swea?
Check your temp!: Sweating could be a sign of fever from a chronic infection. Check your temperature twice a day, or if hot. (By the time you sweat, the fever has broken on its own). If you are taking both Oxycodone and Acetaminophen, check and see if you are exceeding the dosage of Acetaminophen because it can cause toxicity. Talk to your Orthopedist tomorrow about this, because you are right to be concerned. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
7 months post hip arthroscopy. Thigh soreness remains and outer hip stiffness esp after activity. What's going on?
Having pain in hip after total hip replacement 5 weeks after surgery. Recommended by Dr. Therapy?
A socket problem...: Groin pain could be failure of the socket implant to achieve bone ingrowth, which means it is loose. Another common cause is tendinitis of the psoas tendon. This can be treated with nsaids, injection of steroid into the tendon sheath, or surgery to relieve impingement. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
1 1/2 months after unilateral saplingo oophorectomy, cystectomy and appendectomy and still no period! I get hot flashes and night sweats.
What could cause sudden onset of swelling & stiffness months after a total knee replacement? Tkr was mid-nov 2012. Had full rom, etc until today.
Infection: Any sudden change in a joint replacement represented by new onset of swelling, pain or stiffness could indicate an infection until proven otherwise. You are still very early out from surgery so this could be just muscle but if the joint looks swollen and you've lost motion i would advise a prompt f/u with your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
59 years old. Have been waking up every night for the last 3 weeks with heavy night sweats. Chills. Insomnia. Had hyst but left ovaries. Normal?
Good evening. I have cyclic knee effusion; every 10 days, my knee swells up. After 2 days, the swelling resolves itself. Cause? Thanks.
Knee swelling: Knee effusion or swelling can be due to a number of causes: a proliferative (diffuse) or focal (local) synovial condition, loose bodies, meniscal tear, articular cartilage wear, and an underlying bleeding disorder; if you, indeed, are experiencing this a MRI should be ordered to rule out an internal derangement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sleep hyperhidrosis, more commonly known as the night sweats, is the occurrence of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) during sleep. The sufferer may or may not also suffer from excessive perspiration while awake. Sleep hyperhidrosis may occur at any age, but is most commonly ...Read more
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