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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 ...
 

What causes nausea after knee replacement surgery?

My husband had total knee replacement surgery two weeks ago (April 28), and he seemed to do fine the first week after surgery, but then about 7 days ago, he started having nausea , has not wanted to eat ...
 

What causes pain after knee replacement surgery?

Three years after successful total knee replacement , I continue to experience a burning pain in my knee, which goes down my leg and into my foot. It feels nerve related. I have slight swelling ...
 

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 ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Knee replacement. Have nausea, hives, neurological side effects. Is it due to Clindamycin?

Could just 300mg Clindamycin taken prior to dental work necessary d/t bilateral knee replacements. I didn t realize it was same as Cleocin and previously I had giant hives after taking Cleocin. I am ...
 

What causes rapid heart rate after knee replacement surgery?

I was on oxycodone (5mg-2 every 4 hours) for 7 weeks following bilateral knee replacement. I turned anexoric immediately, lost 20 pounds in 4 weeks, had rash, pounding heart, dizziness, severe constipation ...
 

Recommend treatment for knee replacement

a finger joint replaced, multiple knee surgeries and just went today to have surgical screws removed from ... a right knee replacement but is fearful do to possible RA rejection of implant. I would like to get ...
 

What is the alternate for knee replacement?

. After consultation with various surgeons I understand that Cartilage between the knee bones is almost dried up . Surgeons are recommending urgent knee replacement. To avoid such operation, I would like ...
 

Revision knee replacement, rashes on leg, not itchy or sore. Concerned?

I had a revision knee replacement six weeks a go . After a couple of days I notice a rash on the bottom of my operated leg . But the rash was under the skin . It wasn t itchy or sore . After a few days ...
 

What is the treatment for knee pain after knee replacement surgery?

I had a heart attack in 2006 and take medication as prescribed by Dr Dunn and had a knee replacement at the beginning of 2013 and due to have the other knee done this year. I have suffered increasing ...
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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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