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Pain behind knee,feels a little swollen,heavy.had 6 bypasses

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pain behind knee,feels a little swollen,heavy.had 6 bypasses 21/2 years. age66
Hello.

You should also get X Ray of the knee done, to rule out osteoarthritis developing over there.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
how about blood clots
Faint chance of clots here.
With clots , you will have pain and swelling in the calf, rather then the knee.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
i have some there
In that case, you should rule out blood clots by getting a Doppler Vascular ultrasound done.
Your treating doc can give you a referral for this.
In case, this turns out to be a clot, you would need to be put on blood thinners/ or a surgical embolectomy may be needed.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
thanks. my sons name is ***** ***** must be my lucky day.ill check these opions of yours out
Please let me know of the outcome of investigations. I keep this as a record.
Thank you.
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