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Offline hockeynhurtin

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OATS Knee Surgery Tomorrow!
« on: April 14, 2011, 04:51:25 PM »
Ok I have a OATS surgery scheduled tomorrow after a failed micro fracture in December.I also had MPFL reconstruction but that was a success.Could somebody please tell me how the pain is post op,how long on crutches and how long the surgery is?I have been on crutches for 5 months now and so tired of this.I am hoping this is my last one!But please give me some insight as into what will I be dealing with thanks---Sean Earley ;D

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Re: OATS Knee Surgery Tomorrow!
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2011, 06:24:55 AM »
You'll be on crutches for 4-6 weeks. If everything goes well, you should be able to return to activities within a few months. As for pain, it varies from person to person. Perhaps someone who has had the procedure (I have not) can opine.