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by Rice1971
Fri Dec 29, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: Kneecap popping
Replies: 3
Views: 947

Re: Kneecap popping

Thanks
More suspicious it could be failure of chronograph patch on back of patella!!
by Rice1971
Fri Dec 29, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: Kneecap popping
Replies: 3
Views: 947

Kneecap popping

Hi, I am over three years post op for implanted graft to back of kneecap and two years post op for tibial osteotomy to protect graft following pain. Over last three weeks knee has swelled to double its normal size with obvious side effects. (Following foolish bowling session!!) Now swelling has subs...
by Rice1971
Mon Jan 06, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: Patella replacement - Im too young !
Replies: 1
Views: 890

Patella replacement - Im too young !

On my third OS who also too said I was too young for a PKR so performed an arthroscopy to clean things up" this clearly has not worked !!!! how do I go about finding an OS who would perform a PKR on young patient? I feel like I'm going around in circles having op after op with no success :( The...
by Rice1971
Mon Jan 06, 2014 5:00 pm
Forum: The patello-femoral joint
Topic: Patellofemoraral knee replacement - Im too young !!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 3375

Re: Patellofemoraral knee replacement - Im too young !!!!

Forgot to say - I'm 43 this year !! ;D
by Rice1971
Mon Jan 06, 2014 4:59 pm
Forum: The patello-femoral joint
Topic: Patellofemoraral knee replacement - Im too young !!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 3375

Patellofemoraral knee replacement - Im too young !!!!

On my third OS who also too said I was too young for a PKR so performed an arthroscopy to clean things up" this clearly has not worked !!!! how do I go about finding an OS who would perform a PKR on young patient? I feel like I'm going around in circles having op after op with no success :( The...
by Rice1971
Mon Jan 06, 2014 4:54 pm
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: Patella replacement in young person (42) !!! Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1981

Re: Patella replacement in young person (42) !!! Help

Hi, found another OS and he too said I was too young so performed an arthroscopy t o2clean things up" this clearly has not worked !!!! how did you go about finding an OS who would perform a PKR on young patient? I feel like I'm going around in circles having op after op with no success :(
by Rice1971
Fri Sep 06, 2013 12:40 pm
Forum: Osgood Schlatter's Disorder
Topic: Chronic Patellar Tendonitis?
Replies: 1
Views: 13953

Re: Chronic Patellar Tendonitis?

Had same symptoms and had a tibial osteotomy and the pain in my tendon has now gone - worth looking into.
by Rice1971
Fri Sep 06, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: The patello-femoral joint
Topic: Patella replacemet 42 years old !!
Replies: 7
Views: 2695

Patella replacemet 42 years old !!

Has anyone experienced a PFR under the age of 42 - I'm 42 with severe pain. Still recovering post op 1yr from MACI which I feel has not worked - My OS says I'm too young for him to consider a PFR ! - Do you think I should seek an alternative OS or take advise of existing OS and bear with the pain !!...
by Rice1971
Fri Sep 06, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: Patella replacement in young person (42) !!! Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1981

Patella replacement in young person (42) !!! Help

Has anyone experienced a PFR under the age of 42 - I'm 42 with severe pain. Still recovering post op 1yr from MACI which I feel has not worked - My OS says I'm too young for him to consider a PFR ! - Do you think I should seek an alternative OS or take advise of existing OS and bear with the pain !!...
by Rice1971
Thu Jun 21, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: GENERAL KNEE QUESTIONS and comments (good for new threads)
Topic: MACI surgery of patella
Replies: 1
Views: 1222

MACI surgery of patella

Just had 2nd stage maci to centre rear of my patella In a brace for past two weeks since and have been told to keep this on for at least a further four!! Swelling and pain still severe and movement at around 40 degrees. Has anyone had this done in this location of the knee and was it a success or fa...

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