About Me: Female, 49, Pearl, MS, member since Jan 2009
I am 45 Years old. Had Total Knee Replacement December 2008. Desperately seeking info on eleviating scar tissue problems limiting my range of motion. PT is killing me. Manipulation scares me. Can use cpm and have 120 degree bend then five minutes after I am off the mach
[More]ine, can't hardly bend it at all. My surgeon says that is impossible that once you have the bend, it should stay but it doesn't. Had xrays and the mechanics of the implant are fine. Can walk without assistance most of the time. Still have a small limp and have to use my cane after therapy for the rest of that day. I feel my therapy is to aggressive and wonder if it has to be to the level of strapping me to a table with my leg in bent position. Any advise from anyone would be greatly appreciated.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.