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RTKR scheduled for 7th Feb

Discussion in 'Knee Replacement Pre-Op Area' started by Steph, Feb 4, 2019.

  1. Steph

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    Feeling a bit nervous due to severe immuno-suppression but also a fair bit excited to be going on a journey that will enable me to walk properly again.

    My right knee has gradually become more and more valgus over the last couple of years. So painful to walk on now and I walk like a drunken sailor hah. My consultant said its 20% valgus now, not helped by my very flat feet.

    My TRHR was in June 2009, so I am on a 10 year cycle lolol.
     
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    Best wishes for the 7th.
    When you can, do let us now how it went.
     
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    Best wishes!
     
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    Good vibes to you. I'm sure you will do great
     
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    Being able to walk like a normal human again is the best! Sending wishes you have a stellar surgery.
     
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    20 degrees valgus? Oh my goodness. How is the other leg? Well, anyway, chime in after surgery and let us know how you're doing.
     
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    All the best for tomorrow. Let us know how you get on.
     
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    Hope your surgery went well.
     

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