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How risky and painfull is knee arthroscopic lavage operation ?

Hi My mother(Age 56) will undergo for an operation ( knee arthroscopic lavage) at Bangalore .As doctor(kolkata) said some broken bone parts inside the knee which are to be washed so that she will be able to fold the knee . But I do not know anything about it (like how painfull it is,what are the risks are involves ,price , good doctor or hospitals etc) I appreciate your reply heartily.
Asked On : Thu, 7 Apr 2011
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the procedure will be painless coz it will be done under local anaesthesia.procedure have minimal risk ( cross the finger) the doctor who can do orthoscopy ...... can do the levage as well.
Answered: Thu, 7 Apr 2011
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