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Knee replacement, or arthroplasty of the knee, is a commonly performed operation done to relieve the pain and disability from rheumatoid arthritis or more often osteoarthritis of the knee. more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Arthritis
159
88%
Sports Injuries
71
86%
Chronic Pain
1
100%
Accidents
1
100%
Overall, 88% (237 Members) find Surgery, Knee Replacement helpful
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Surgery, Knee Replacement Reviews

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I had each knew replaced; one in Lubbock and the other in Amarillo. They were each a different type of replacement but both worked. Recovery was kinda long but more functional as time wore on.
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2 surgeries on the left, 1 on the right for torn miniscus'. Now the doc says replacements if the cortizone shots stop working.
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She had to have knee sugery a month after the accident, they did drill 4 holes in her knee in the ER when it happened June 2011! But it was horrible, she suffered , she was just 15 yrs. old and on morophine, loratab, perocets! They made her so sick! Had to take her home for 25 days with a broken knee in 2 places a brace from ankle to hip not aloud to move it what so ever till sugery, give her shots in her stomache which my daughter totally hates needles it was blood thinners! Just ask more!
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knee still hurts and swells
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Best thing I ever done for my knees.
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Had complications, but finally got good results. Have had a total of 5 replacements.
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it seemed to work the pain from the RA is not there however I am having complications from the replacement
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hip replacement
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Right knee went well, only about 3 1/2 wks post op on left knee and in rehab I'm a month ahead. Would always encourage if some one needs it done
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will be having surgery in 3 weeks. waited long enough for it. after knee will be having lower back and then on from there.
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