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    TKR 6 weeks post op TKR

    Funny story: I am doing really well, and had my 12 week post op appointment on Thursday. The nurse practitioner asked me to bend my knee, which I did. I noticed my husband had a shocked look on his face, but didn’t think anything of it. The nurse practitioner said that my knee was phenomenal...
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    TKR 6 weeks post op TKR

    I’m now just past 7 weeks post op tkr. I don’t have a lot of pain, just discomfort. When I walk, it feels like I wrapped my knee tightly in duct tape, then tried to bend it. I must consciously tell myself to bend knee each time I take a step, or I will “peg leg” it. Has anyone else had this...
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    TKR 6 weeks post op TKR

    TKRSharon, I’m sorry that you had a bad night. Maybe you were doing so well yesterday that you overworked it. Although I don’t want anyone to experience pain, it is a little comforting to know that I am not alone! We will get through this! Hope you have a good day, today!
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    TKR 6 weeks post op TKR

    I had my surgery on my left knee on 10/29/2020. I must say that this has been the worst 6 weeks of my life. Social isolation due to COVID also contributed to my depression. At this point, I don’t think that I will have the right knee fixed...unless this is like child birth, and I forget how...


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