grammyto4

46d

is there anyone else here who has had their knee cap removed and dealing with the consequences?

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)

Knee Replacement

Patellectomy

Chronic Generalized pain

Other specified peripheral vascular diseases

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  • WinnieThePooh

    41d

    I had my knee replaced two years ago. I went back to normal activity gradually after 8 weeks and it took around 4 months for my pain and swelling to settle down

  • grammyto4

    41d

    I have mine replaced about 5 years ago and a revision 2 years ago. then 3 months after that they had to remove the kneecap since then I have been 100% disabled. I only have a 70° bend and they cannot do manual manipulation because they risk tearing all the tendons. I wish they'd never removed the kneecap but apparently it would not stay attached.

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