Should I feel numbness on the surface of my knee after meniscus repair surgery?

Talk to Your Surgeon. This needs to be talked to your Ortho doctor. Only that physician knows your specific case.

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Doc, I had meniscus repair surgery on both knees about 5yrs apart. I have no pain now in my knees, so I was wondering if I may start jogging?

Should . Not be an issue. Start off slow and work your way up to longer run. Stretch out well before and after your exercise. You should do fine. Read more...
Go ahead. If you do not have any pain or symptoms, go ahead. You could also try less stressful, less impacting excercises like running in water, cross country skiing etc. Read more...

6 months after an ACL surgery and meniscus repair and knee is still unstable? What could be the reason? Thanks

Knee instability. Depending on how long you were immobilized after surgery, you may have weakness in the affected limb/knee and should be going to or have gone for Physical Therapy. If it is still unstable, have a repeat MRI to make sure the surgery was performed properly and that the ligament has healed properly. Read more...

I had a meniscus repair surgery 10 months ago recetly I ve been having pain in my knee from being in the cold or climbing the stairs is that normal?

PFPS . I think that you may be having pain around your knee cap which could be patellafemoral syndrome. This is when the knee cap doesn't track right. After your surgery sometimes even with pt your vmo of your quad isn't always working right. I would see a sports med/ortho or the doc who did the surgery (ortho) and they will examine and probabaly rx physical therapy. Read more...
Possibly. You may be experiencing the early signs of arthritic changes in your knee, which is a very common occurance after meniscal surgery. If it becomes to frequent or if you have persistent pain and swelling, you should see your doctor. Read more...

I had a meniscus repair surgery 10 months ago recently I've been having pain in my knee from being in the cold or climbing the stairs is that normal?

It can be. This may reflect simply scar tissue sensitivity, and the stair climbing problem likely reflects persistent weakness. If there has been no swelling or locking, then i would simply try to work on thigh strengthening exercises. If symptoms persist or worsen, then you need to return to your surgeon. Read more...
Variable. Talk to your surgeon. Cold can cause pain in the first year or so. Where in the knee is the pain? By the meniscus repair or at knee cap? Read more...
Knee pain. Sounds to me as though you are experiencing "anterior knee pain" which involves mild maltracking of the patellofemoral joint. An eccentric quad strengthening program with a physical therapist should help the situation but is most likely unrelated to the meniscal repair surgery. Read more...

After 2 meniscus repair surgeries in the past, I now have extreme tenderness/pain on the interior of my knee. It seems to be radiating toward my calf?

Get evaluated. if there were 2 attempts at meniscal repair it's possible the tissue never healed and you are suffering from meniscal tearing pain once again. suggest that at this point it is irreperable. make sure no DVT. Read more...