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Osteopenia vs. knee replacement surgery

Is osteopenia (1.7) a contraindication for knee replacement surgery?
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Hi there!

Yes, low bone density is a relative contraindication for knee replacement since this would hamper optimal results and recovery.
Hope the information is helpful.

Take care!
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Thank you, Dr, Kaul.

Fortunately, I was able to have A Synvisc-One injection which has relieved my pain.

Thanks again.
HPatsy
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