Post ACL surgery and my knee feels loose, what should I do?

Check with surgeon. Check with your surgeon. a "loose " feeling can indicate that something happened to the ACL graft, or your quad muscles may be under-rehabbed.
Brace, surgeon. Find your original knee brace dispensed by your surgeon for acl stability and wear it. Then contact your surgeon and let them know your situation. Best of luck.

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Acl surgery 12 weeks ago my knee feels loose did I do something to the graft or anything what does mean when my knee feels lose or graft loose?

If Ur knee feels -- -as it did B4 recon., it means that the graft has failed, either by Bing loose 2 start with & now it's symptomatic. Or the fixation of the graft has. This assumes U had no episode that put the graft @ risk. Get back in & talk 2 Ur surgeon. U do not have Marfan's by any chance? If so & Ur own tissue was used, that could B the cause. Need 2 use allograft in this case. Read more...

Acl surgery 12 weeks ago hamstring my knee feels loose did I do something to the graft or anything what does mean when my knee feels loose?

Check up. You had acl surgery 12 weeks ago. You now notice the knee feels loose. It is normal to feel at risk after the surgery. You might remember the pain and the body is never as good as it was the first time. You should have a follow up apoitment with your orthopedist. He/she will examine you for flexibility and may repeat the mri to make sure the repair is healing. . Read more...
Eval. You should get another evaluation. However. until your quadriceps is at full strength, the knee may feel loose to you. It is best to get checked to make sure your ligament is still intact. Read more...

Acl surgery 12 weeks ago hamstring my knee feels loose did I do something to the graft or anything what does mean when my knee feels loose?

Graft should be fine. Unless you had a major injury and felt a pop in your knee, the likelihood of injuring your graft the first 12 weeks after ACL surgery is very minimal. Your graft should be fine. The sensation of the knee feeling loose after ACL surgery is usually due to quad muscle weakness. Your quad muscle gets very week after surgery and makes you feel like your knee is loose but it isn't actually loose. Read more...

14 weeks post acl surgery my doc said my knee feels loose but it nothing to worry about it is he right can I return to sport with a loose knee?

Loose knee. Before you return to sport please contact the surgeon and check whether or not he thinks it is OK to return to sport. My sense is that he should see you before you start playing again. Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. Read more...

14 weeks post acl surgery went to see my doc about my knee feeling loose he said it is loose but nothing to worry about is he right can I play sport?

Loose meaning what? Compared 2 the opposite side or in general. Loose where, ACL, PCL,MCL,LCL? I would B sure U R Cn by a fellowship trained sports medicine orthopedic surgeon. No sports until U do so! Sorry about the hairy leg. Read more...

I am having weird pains that feel like they are pinching in the back of my knee. I am 6 months post op ACL surgery

Ask your surgeon. There are numerous sources of pain and re-evaluation by your surgeon would be the most expedient course. He co uld determine if it is a serious problem. Read more...