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Double knee replacement
Both of my knees need to be replaced (bone on bone in both). I am struggling to decide whether to do one at a...More
Posted by kbrads
hip replacement problems
I had total hip replacement surgery 4 years ago. My hip joint hurts, especially after doing menial housework...More
Posted by riverjones
hip replacement problems
I had total hip replacement surgery 4 years ago. My hip joint hurts, especially after doing menial housework...More
Posted by riverjones
Great Lakes Collagen Hydrolysate (can help)
The replacements cannot be reversed, and I guess there are some good outcomes BUT a lot of negative ones,...More
Posted by jamin2013
12/31/2013 left hip replacement
I am 63 years old having 1st Zimmer hip on right side in 2003, taken out in early 2004 at Mayo infection,by...More
Posted by An_255452
Nauseated after 2 knee replacement surgeries
I had left knee replaced 10/14 and right 12/26. I have been nauseated going on 6 weeks. I have no...More
Posted by An_255412
One year after knee replacement
After reading the discussions posted I do feel bad for those who have had problems but if you are reading this...More
Posted by irish38
Knee replacment
I had my right knee replace about 2 years ago, I felt like an open of worms was open. I am in so much pain!...More
Posted by tere1008
knee replacement and rash
I had my bilateral tkr in Aug. of 2000. I have not had much problem and i'm doing great. Since about 2001 I...More
Posted by An_255359

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Total Knee Replacement Failure?
I had my TKR on 11/16/11 and I worked my behind off in PT and did great, I was afraid to do the surgery...More
Posted by designlady54
Total Knee Replacement Failure?
I had my TKR on 11/16/11 and I worked my behind off in PT and did great, I was afraid to do the surgery...More
Posted by designlady54
Seeking patients who have undergone elective hip o...
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Yale-New Haven Health...More
Muscle weakness
I had a total hip replacement just over two years ago. An Exeter hip. After 22 physio sessions, lots and lots...More
Posted by An_255312
Muscle weakness
I had a total hip replacement just over two years ago. An Exeter hip. After 22 physio sessions, lots and lots...More
Posted by An_255312
leg length changed post knee replacement
Following recent right knee replacement, I find that my right leg is at least a full inch longer than my...More
Posted by An_255294
Negative MRI - pain/swelling getting worse - injec...
HI all. My son is 23 and suffered an injury to his meniscus 5 years ago. He was treating with an Ortho...More
Posted by angelwings200688
Granmam11
I had tkr to my left knee on 04/09/2012. I fell off the toilet the night after surgery. After my therapy I...More
Posted by mary1806
Hip replacment
Hi I am 16 weeks post THR and am still limping and having groin pain, is this normal?
Posted by dolphan
TKR March 2013 at age of 39
I had a TKR March 2013 at 39. Prior to this I have had 10 surgeries on my same knee. Have had ton of issues...More
Posted by aim02062
TKR 1 yr ago,.,still not right :(
Hi. I just had a little emotional melt down (which I never do). My tkr was last Jan. 20....almost a yr ago. I...More
Posted by janetkayw
Pain after anterior hip replacement
I am scheduled for bilateral THR next month. I am having the direct anterior approach and was wondering how...More
Posted by tcousins
oxinium hip
Anyone had the oxinium hip by Smith and Nephew implanted? Any problems? It sounds great on their website, but,...More
Posted by tcousins
Very Painful where hip replaced in 2011
I've had total hip replacements on both my hips. Most recent was on my right hip in Dec 2011. My right hip...More
Posted by metalman54
Hip replacement.I had both hips replaced 14 years ...
I maybe needing a second replacement soon. I read about a easier total hip replacement called (Anterior Hip...More
Posted by An_254994
Knee replacement surgery
I am having a knee replacement in 2 weeks. I am not so afraid of the pain but I tend to have nausea and...More
Posted by paticake
walking
I walk about 3 miles a day is that okay with a total knee replacement or will I wear out the new knee?
Posted by atlantic69
Left Knee revision and chronic pain
In 2008 I had to have a left knee revision due to my zimmer device becoming loose less than two years after...More
Posted by maggie3242
Attack The Implant Lawsuit Maze Before You Go Unde...
Regulations For Everything Except : "I've Fallen & Can't Get Up " In a world that regulates toxic waste...More
Posted by falascoj

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After effects of hip replacement
I had total hip replacement 2 weeks ago. All has gone well, until today. My entire leg is swollen. Should I...More
Posted by An_254787
Prolotherapy could work
An Prolo MD here in So. Cal. starts his radio program saying: Prolo can take the surgery out of pain. I...More
Posted by jamin2013

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tkr
after I had my tkr, I learned to go down stairs backwards hanging on a banister or my husbands arm. This was 13 years ago. it really took ... More
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