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for an orthopedic surgeon: My mother will be having knee surgery next month. The orthopedic surgeon said it would not be a total knee replacement. What is the name of some other procedure on the knee … read more
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DR.SAHAWNEY ONLY!!!! Several-about 20–years ago I had medial meniscus surgery on my left knee—surgery was successful. Now I am having a LO of sharp pain when I try to walk in the inner part of that sa… read more
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In July I had a biopsy of a mass on the bone of my forearm and was told that it was parosteal osteosarcoma. 4 weeks later the day before my resection surgery the dr called and said a second opinion sa… read more
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DR. SAWHNEY ONLY!!!! I am facing thumb surgery for arthritis
DR. SAWHNEY ONLY!!!! I am facing thumb surgery for arthritis which has worn away the cartledge completely. I do not want fusion surgery, as i am a pianist. Can you tell me in detail what the OTHER typ… read more
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My mother has been diagnosed with a knee gap and has been
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