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Offline mitz

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recovery time
« on: April 15, 2005, 11:53:54 PM »
Does anyone know how long the recovery period is for partial knee replacement in someone who is active. I was diagnosed with osteoarthritis today. Thanx

Offline Teresa_S

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Re: recovery time
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2005, 01:49:38 AM »
Not a question, easily answered, as all depends on the amount of work done, and how well the recovery goes, but if all goes well should be under the 3 month line. Good luck, use a well known, experienced surgeon Teresa
On going instrumentation failure, chronic infection,
Arthroscopes Left 11 Right 2, MRSA, L TKR  ,  Revision, LR x5, Medial and lateral meniscus repair, Broken prosthesis
Osteochondral Fracture,untreated 6 mths. Revision new tkr 01-07 awaiting new hip and right knee
R TKR pending