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Itching and rash after knee replacement surgery

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What causes rash on knee and back after knee replacement?

Hi my 87 year old father had an hip replacement last August & a knee replacement in March this year, since the knee replacement he has develop a rash and his knee and back has spots almost like blisters ...
 

What causes itching around kness and on body after knee replacements?

Hi there my mum has had knee replacements done in both knees at the same time 31/2 mnths ago. Ever since she has terrible itching esp around the knees and all over her body. She also has rash ...
 

Is it advisable to take Asprin after knee replacement surgery?

I have had knee replacement 18 months ago do I have to take asprin every time I go to dentist ...
 

Suggest remedies for bronchitis post a knee replacement surgery

I had a right knee replacement Nov. 2, 2016. At last check up, 12/15, the X-ray looked perfect. Dec ... to knee. I should add that I have a Dx of polyarthritis (10 years) from my Rheumatologist and take 1 ...
 

Knee replacement surgery

Hello, I am planning a knee replacement in my family from Dr. XXXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXX Can anybody guide me 1. How experienced is he in handling that ? 2. Can I speak with somebody who has gone thru knee ...
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What causes rashes and itching after a knee replacement surgery?

I have general itching all over my body with some areas developing a rash. I was taking hydrocodone 2 months before a partial knee replacement surgery and this itching started. After surgery they put ...
 

What causes itchy rashes on hands and knees post knee replacement surgery?

I had total knee replacement, 2nd time, in October, 2015. Did very well after PT and then about 3 weeks ago I started having alot of pain again. About 4-5 days ago I started getting a rash and itching ...
 

What causes rash without itchiness after total knee replacements?

I have had 2 total knee replacements and have some kind of rash on both of them. Just after the first one I got a rash on the first left side of my left knee then after the next knee surgery I got ...
 

Suggest treatment for itchy legs after total knee replacement surgery

My leg itches and there is nothing to cause it - no rash - no spots - it feels like the itch is inside my leg The itch is on the outside of my left thigh. This leg has had several surgeries the most ...
 

What causes whole body itching after knee replacement surgery?

My husband had knee replacement surgery 7 months ago and he started itching in the hospital. Drs ... and still now he continues to have itching all over his body. He doesn t have a rash. This all started right ...
 

What causes swelling in calf after the knee replacement surgery?

Hello, my husband is 60 years old and has had 2 total knee replacements about 7 years ago, since ... Neosporin and bandages. 3 days ago a larger one opened up on his other leg, he felt it itching and went ...
 

Side effects of Total Knee Replacement Surgery

My wife had a total knee replacement surgery about 4 weeks on LH side. She had high blood pressure (140/80) prior to surgery which could be controlled by use of medication. After surgery the BP has shot ...
 

What is the age limit for knee replacement?

neck and my shoulder was hurting not my knee after 3 months my knee was really hurting me a lot I told ... the doctor did a surgery on my right knee ARTHROSCOPY my knee didn t heal good I started have pains all ...
 

Could recurring rashes on leg be side effect of knee replacement surgery?

I am 65, 214 lbs, and had total knee replacement in March of this year. Shortly after surgery, a very very itchy rash came up on the lower part of my leg. The Dr gave me cortisone cream and the rash ...
 

What causes rashes on the back after taking Warfarin post knee replacement?

Started warfarin two weeks ago after a knee replacement. My back in the hospital became very itchy ... dermatitis from detergent used in hospital. Itch got worse went to Urgent Care told it was an allergic ...
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Is it normal to feel a clicking in the patella after a partial knee replacement?
Thanks for asking in healthcaremagic forum Unless you have pain/swelling at the site of prosthesis, you need not worry. Please contact your doctor who did your knee replacement surgery for further details. All the best.
 
what could be causing a rash on my leg after knee replacement? also what is the best position to sleep
Hi supine position is the best position for sleep. For rashes if it is increasing then consult your doctor. Say thank you if you are helped.
 
I had knee replacement surgery 5 weeks ago and am now itchy and rashing on my legs and it is spreading. What is the cause of this and what should i do?
Hello After knee replcements infections and allergy is very common due to heavy operations and joints which is foreign material to body. Please take tablet levocetirizine 5 mg teice for 3-5 days. If not relief, please consult your doctor for further help. Take care...
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