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It is 7 wks since I have total knee replacement. Still swollen knee and ankle. Have stiffness and lots of pain at nite. Is it normal I am active?

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Dr. Jeffrey Sider
Sports Medicine

In brief: Could be normal

If you're concerned about post-op knee and ankle swelling, I'd mention it to your surgeon.
Could be routine post-op symptoms. But you also want to make sure you don't have any signs of DVT which could be easily checked if there's any question.

In brief: Could be normal

If you're concerned about post-op knee and ankle swelling, I'd mention it to your surgeon.
Could be routine post-op symptoms. But you also want to make sure you don't have any signs of DVT which could be easily checked if there's any question.
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