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    TKR FC Bayern's House of Healing<

    Good spirit, hope you recover soon !
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Hi Pumpkin, Josephine, FCBayen and maryo52 Thank you for your support. I am following your guidance. By the way, my extension reading should be positive +5 to +10 and not negative. I realized after seeing Pumpkin's details on extension. My knee is away from the surface if I lay down...
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Good Morning maryo52, Jockette and Pumpkin, Happy Monday ! Thank you for your quick response. I will continue with moderation and follow your guidance. 1. I am also having another challenge - I can not wear my socks/shoes. I can not bend my let enough to put on another leg for wearing...
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Hi Josephine, My LTKR was done on February 21 of this year. So its to 10.5 weeks. I am going back to work from next week Thursday, after 11 weeks of the surgery. Overall, I am doing OK. Off of all meds, except sometime I take Tylenol. Swelling is almost none. Stiffness is there when I sit...
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Thank you Josephine, I will follow your guidelines. David
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Thanks maryo52 ! Hi Josephine, Please let me know if you have questions. I look forward to hearing from you.
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Thank you Josephine, please see below my answers 1. My pain level is 3-5. The variation is the result of painkiller, very moderate and short walks 2. Tramadol 50 mg 3 or 4 day Tylenol 1 or 2 500 mg a day Celebrex 100 mg twice a day Aspirin 81 mg twice a day Also, OS has prescribed Oxycodone...
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Thank you Pumpkin ! Hi Josephine, Thank you, yes please ask me questions ! I will follow up. David
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    TKR TKR Procedure with Psoriatic knee<

    Thanks Celle, Josephine & Pumpkin, LTKR done on Feb 21, Thursday. Was released next day Friday. Surgeon said it went well and was done in 1 hour 15 minutes. Home PT starts Monday. Home PT came for admin work today, looked at knee and said looks ok. Taking 2-3 Tramadol 50mg as needed, 2...
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    Difference in TKR Procedure in Osteoartritic Vs Psoriatic knee

    Thanks everyone, this is a great community ! I have slight psoriasis. When doctor replaces the my knee (Feb 21), does he need to do anything different if the knee has Psoriatic Arthritis Vs Osteoarthritis ? I dont have psoriasis on the left knee to be replaced. Only slight psoriasis I have is...
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    TKR Knee scar tissue after 3½ months<

    Hi Josephine, Kindly let me know on 1. Flexion - Its 5 months for TKR and flexion is stagnant around 105. I am walking more and able to do upright stationary bike with little struggle first couple minutes. Please let me know your thoughts, am I still off on adhesions. Is arthroscopic surgery...
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    TKR Knee scar tissue after 3½ months<

    Hi Josephine, It was bow legged, thanks. Hi Kathleen, Thank you for your note, I did overdo it as usual ! I struggle a first couple minutes and feel that internal swelling is limiting the full rotation. My TKR knee is only ½inch bigger than other knee. David
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    TKR Knee scar tissue after 3½ months<

    For 2. LLD - I forgot mention that my TKR leg was straighten by OS. Thanks.
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    TKR Knee scar tissue after 3½ months<

    Hi Josephine, Thank you for all the support. It has become my routine to go thru posts on BS. It is a great organization ! 1. I am at 5 months of RTKR (March 20, 2017). Flexion was still around 105 two weeks ago. Good news is I am doing upright stationary exercise bike that I could not earlier...
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    TKR Knee scar tissue after 3½ months<

    Thank you Paula !

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