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Category: Orthopedics
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Experience:  Board Certified in Orthopedics
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Since my total knee replacement on Feburary 10, 2015, the

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Since my total knee replacement on Feburary 10, 2015, the swelling has not subsided. I stayed in bed four and 1/2 months and the swelling still measures the same as In April 2015. I have tried anti-inflamatories, steroids, white surgical stocking, Aleve
2x day, ice, elevation and swelling still as much as ever. Any ideas--still awful pain after 5 months. Surgeon says when swelling subsides so will the pain. Ant helpful suggestions--grandmother of 5, obtaining my pilots license, want to feel great and be fun
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Orthopedics
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.
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