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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    Thanks for that imfo ,so it looks like the knees are just no good and falling apart,and the rash is seemingly part of it regards nin
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    Hi Josephine sorry I thouht I had Yes all Allergies have been confirmed the Penicillin one when I was five and it nearly killed me I cannoot even be near mouldy bread without feeling unwell. The copper sulphate was revealed in the patch test,as was the fact a penicillin based anti biotic was...
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    Revision TKR The Story of My Knees - Part 2 by RestAssured

    :thumb:And say you have your new knee's work on them and you,get yourself well physicaly and mnetally after that bombshell,and kow as one door closes another always opens when your ready.I dont know you have read your "book" and you sound like a true survivor,go girl...xxxxx
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    many thanks for your reply and good thoughts I am a firm believer eveything is for a reason,but sometimes the reason is a little hidden?my partner was diagnosed with Parkinsons at the young age of 44,he has also taken up photography,he is alas one of the few who et the Parkinsons tremor,but when...
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    hmmmm,hoping he is a budding sailor as he used to love being out on the water with me,but I think its changed to an F1 driver,I believe mum has said a firm no to that one...lol..xxx
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    thankyou for your thoughts and wil let the world of bonesmart know what my orthogod has to say,but I had to go back to my Gp as I also have had two cataracts done late last year and begining of this year,first one 4 weeks after LTNK that proved quite a challenge..lol,and she thinks they will...
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    sorry cap button had been stuck?down by grandson with a few crumbs of toast needed unsticking! wont be done again,although I am sure he will discombobbulate something else nin:dancy:
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    two days. On the plus side, it has made me take up photography again. I am having an exhib next year,but my picture taking angles are now either taken leaning on trees or on the floor. Then i shuffle over to a obiging trre to aid geting up. You have to smile ..... So see my orthogod 4th aug...
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    Sorry but its about zimmer

    I have been a memeber of this informaive site for nearly three years since my knees decided sailing days had bashed them enough at a young age. First i went for half knee replacement which lasted 18 months. I had worn it out! I am 50 not 75!! In the meantime the left knee was x rayed...
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    Tightness in knee

    Oh we will get there one way or another...lol And having a good window on no pain no thats the place to be. Have just enrolled into private hydro therapy class with my own xercise regime to help it on its way and will be competing in a sailing race in two weeks just with a brace now aswell...
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    Tightness in knee

    Hi Jo Just to let you know my o/s has give me a brace to wear on the operated knee for now for next month..as the fall did result in a lot of swelling internally,it had all settled down wonderfullly well but for now its to help it rest?. And the other knee is going to have to be done asap,as...
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    Tightness in knee

    Many thanks for that guys. I have an appointment about the other knee!! today with my o/s so will see what he has to say....will have to mention it as egg shaped lump is refusing to be pushed or shoved out of sight...;].. And it now appears to be running a bit hot as its ggone a wonderful...
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    Tightness in knee

    Ach well I seem to have "run"? into another problem Jo. Whilst trying to stop my dog from doing an unlanned exit from the garden,the knee waiting to be looked at decided then would be a good time to give out,causing a falling over situation,I did my best to protect the "new knee"..but it did...
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    Ouch!

    Mt p/t told me this massage is called "loving your knee"..warped sense of humour physio's but she was right and it doe work....... Nin
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    Tightness in knee

    Hello. I have just popped into the wondeful site and 12 weeks post op on a rtkr.....I still have some swelling even now,normally after walking the dog large! or getting back out on the water....but Jo's mantra of ice and elevate always rescues the situation. As for pain meds?I have been put on...

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