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[BILATERAL TKR] Neehutchy's Recovery<

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I’m 2+ years post up and in general my outcome hasn’t been good. However, in spite of that, I saw improvement well after my one year check up, my whole leg continued to relax and just move better. My ROM has even improved after my 2 year anniversary.

I didn’t feel great at 9 months. Some of us just take way longer than others. :console2:
 
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I’m 2+ years post up and in general my outcome hasn’t been good. However, in spite of that, I saw improvement well after my one year check up, my whole leg continued to relax and just move better. My ROM has even improved after my 2 year anniversary.

I didn’t feel great at 9 months. Some of us just take way longer than others. :console2:
@Jockette , this is just what I wanted to hear. Not that your outcome hasn't been good....but that there is still room for improvement. I called my PT and left a message, waiting on him to get back to me tomorrow. I have not complaints about ROM, just looking for some reassurance all this noisy mess is truly nothing. Maybe I just need to stay off the internet and stop reading about loose implants and infections! LOL
 

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It just keeps getting better. I had all sorts of crunches and noises, all gone now (all gone years ago!)
 

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I continued to improve for over a year. That residual stiffness after being on my feet, walking or sitting gradually diminished more and more.
 
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It just keeps getting better. I had all sorts of crunches and noises, all gone now (all gone years ago!)
@Roy Gardiner This is good to hear! :) also, just wanted you to know, I used your exercises as part of my regime. Mixed in a few of my PT's exercises and the rocking chair and the big physioball. Way better than a gym and equipment.
 
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LOL yep! Too many horror stories. Some days, mine still creeks and crackles. It doesn’t hurt but feels weird. It’s on my list for my post op on Friday
@InkedMarie and so much blasted drama and misinformation! LOL
Mine doesn't hurt either, with the noises. I still get a little tingling/swelling/tightness (especially towards the end of work).

I go see my PT on Monday, just to get his opinion and advice.
 

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