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Recent content by knee#2

  1. knee#2

    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    Hi all, Well the night of thanksgiving our weather turned into snowstorm and continued throughout weekend and therefore all MRI special team services were canceled and rescheduled, I’m looking at doing the X-ray and MRI in couple weeks December 18. Some days it seems better and then again the...
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    Thank you @marieltha! Hope yours was a good day too. Yesterday was a good day spent with family... . Well typical SD weather predicted snowstorm later today and tomorrow but this am the streets and almost everywhere was glazed with ice. In fact the X-ray department at hospital was closed to...
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    TKR Neesie's Recovery Thread

    I was also wondering how you were doing! My knee is much better as well but still feeling internal swelling, but we’re halfway there! As far as depression goes I think this year has been filled with so many major life changing events for most or some of us that our daily chores /chronic...
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    MUA knee so stiff<<

    :badspidy::groan::censored: Horrified face ..... are there any other hospitals within driving distance or even somewhat “closer” proximity that you might investigate? How much more unfortunate can this situation become? I’m so sorry!! :holysheep:
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    Rotator Cuff Repair Rotator Cuff Repair & Biceps Release

    Just started reading your journey w shoulder surgery, I’ve been babying the left one which is worst but sometimes forget and reach outwardly and back to grab something and am acutely aware there is still something very wrong. I’m scheduled for chest X-ray Friday after thanksgiving to make sure...
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    Standard Shoulder Replacement Reflexively reached for an object 15 days after surgery.

    Following.. I fell face forward 12 hours after my TKR in April and quite sure I tore rotator cuff but awaiting MRI ..
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    @luvcats thx for your concern and thoughts, I must be behind.. 4 surgeries? And life threatening ? I better catch up on your journal.. Zann
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    @marieltha you are right. Mornings take while to “unbend” my curved shoulders from sleeping on either side, I cannot seem to sleep on my back for more than few moments and my sleep for first couple hours is very restless and hard to settle down.. I’ve been taking couple Tylenol and two mild...
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    My knee has been doing well but tonight for some reason my entire leg is aching, it’s been a very long week. Stayed at daughters house five days taking care grands, one was sick then the other! Gramma is ready for vacation! I was going to ask if if it’s normal to still have difficulty raising...
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    MUA knee so stiff<<

    I said to my hubby..”i do believe a donkey could’ve already delivered these messages around the city several times “ Lolol
  11. knee#2

    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    I finally got the MRI scheduled! Monday after thanksgiving! Chest X-ray first to make sure those leads are still firmly in place!!!
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    It was about 12 hours after my TKR, walked to bathroom and nurse said she would give me privacy, I numbly agreed and after bit started to reach for pull light.. last thing I remembered until I woke on cold floor to ambulance guy pumping on my chest:shocked:.. I said Stop! I’m right here, I also...
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    worst Pain is top of shoulders upon waking I’m sure it’s from sleeping on my side, gradually subsides but this situation is becoming increasingly overwhelming.. hopefully will hear from the “special “ MRI team soon for their approval. @marieltha did you have scope repair or open surgery? I have...
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    Hi all. Right now my right arm is so painful(and of course I have to compensate for worst one) and I’m sure it’s from tapping on my little iPhone so much today, trying to get last of my eBay stuff listed so I can Try to get my house a bit ready for holidays and my son coming home. He...
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    TKR Knee#2's Recovery Thread

    Saw the new orthopedic guy for my rotator cuff appointment, took X-ray which I thought was irrelevant since my primary dr said it wouldn’t actually show tear but that’s what they wanted. Spent more time with nurses and technicians than dr. He did bit of arm manipulation and after hearing my sad...

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