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doodlebugrr

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~What is going on here?~
« on: January 10, 2005, 07:09:46 AM »
Hey guys

I have also posted this in "spiritual help & encouragement", not quite sure where it should go. Well I am just so sick & tired of everything  :'(   Ever since the surgery in October my right knee just keeps going downhill. It now gives out at LeAsT 2 times a day, sometimes as much as 4  :-/  ! It also hurts way worse than it ever has. My left knee has locked up 4 times & is also hurting almost as bad as my right  ???  . My OS has no idea about my left knee because I havent seen him since that started. Why would it lock up?? I have been told because of a meniscus tear, is that all it could be?? I am still in PT 3 times a week, they have no idea what is wrong with my right knee & neither does my OS. I am not suppose to go back to my OS until the 1st of February, but I told my parents I just cant take it anymore & we should schedule it earlier. So we are going to change it tomorrow & make my appointment for another OS to get a sencond opinion (my OS recomened getting a second opion). Well, any advice on anything would be very great  ;)  :) Sorry for complaing guys.
thanx in advance  ;)
~BeKaH~




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Re: ~What is going on here?~
« Reply #1 on: January 10, 2005, 11:31:03 PM »
Hey Bekah,
I'm sorry you're in so much pain. I think going to get a second opinion is a great idea.
I hope everything works out for ya!
~Erin~
June 2, 2005 TTT/LR  R.
July 26, 2005 TTT/LR  L.
June 6, 2006 Microfracture R.
June 5, 2007 Microfracture & Screw Removal R.
March 12, 2009 Scope and ACI Biopsy R.
May 12, 2009 TTT, Trochleoplasty R.
December 15, 2009 ACI (patella) & bilateral hardware removal
December 21, 2010 LOA and LR

shadehawk

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Re: ~What is going on here?~
« Reply #2 on: January 10, 2005, 11:33:42 PM »
Hi, sorry things are not going well, hope you can find out something with a second opinion.

Good luck.

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Re: ~What is going on here?~
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2005, 01:29:10 AM »
BeKa,
Who did you decide to see? I'm sorry your knee is still bothering you so. I'm keeping my fingers crossed for you.

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 Lateral release, medial reefing, VMO advancement, and TTT-  3/2/04
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doodlebugrr

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Re: ~What is going on here?~
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2005, 06:48:39 PM »
Hey Guys!

Thank-you all very much ;) Well, my Mom & PTs really want me to see Dr. Maguire. I was told he is gruff.....lol, they explained what it meant & apperantly, he doesnt joke or be friendly, all he does is tell you what is wrong with you and say what you need done, but he is supposedly a really good OS. He is in the same office as my OS, so I will just see him to start & then if I need or want another opion, I am gonna go the long car ride to see Dr. Barnthouse. Thanks again guys  ;)
~BeKaH~