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Meniscus repair 3 weeks out, no pain, but continues to weep

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Meniscus repair 3 weeks out, no pain, but continues to weep out of one suture that was removed last week, there were 2 total sutures put in! On my second dose of antibiotics! A culture taken last week also, so far no growth. Since surgery, I have been seen 5 times! How do I proceed? Frustrated , leg always elevated while sitting and when walking , it continues to weep! Richard
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 9 months ago.

It would be ideal for you to have MRI , if nothing came in culture and you have persistent problem .

MRI Will help to rule out any issue , like inflammation in Mensicus that cannot be seen externally .

Regards ***** ***** luck .

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Expert:  Dr. Abid replied 9 months ago.

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