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I had a knee replacement 2 years ago still very pain full

Customer Question

i had a knee replacement 2 years ago still very pain full had a clean up lots of scar tissues ,he now things i have it band issues very pain full to walk down stairs in possible sam afraid to go in for other surgery and i have tissues loss under my knee very swoolen
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: its always has swelling ,my pain manger doctor drain 26cc out of it came back that night
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: sam having a hard time in handling the pain its been 2 years !
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

I am sorry you are having such pain after knee replacement surgery

the best thing to decrease pain and inflammation is icing your knee with a bag of ice wrapped in a towel as frequently and as often as you can

are you icing your knee.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
all the time
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
no
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

have you tried acupuncture? this could help decrease pain and swelling.

elevating your knee can help decrease swelling.

medical marijuana can help decrease pain as well.