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What causes painful knee post patella removal? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 12-Sep-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User:hello sir
Please proceed with your query
User:My patella was removed completely and unable to bend the knee
Doctor:When it was removed?
User:three and half month back
User:i am taking help of physiotherapist from last one month but facing a lot of pain during this process
Doctor:Are you not able to bend since after surgey?
User:no its banding but having a lot of pain
User:its banding arond 70 degree
Doctor:Yes during process you will get pain but it will helpful
Doctor:better you visit an Orthopedician for examiantion
Doctor:Meant time you can use pain killer like combiflame
User:but pain is too much mam and unable to continue this program
Doctor:for pain
Doctor:give some rest for few days and take pain killers
Doctor:I would suggest you COMBIFLAME for pain
User:mam can i take spasmo or anasthesia for release the pain during exercise
User:no benefit from combiflame
Doctor:And get examine by orthopedician to rule out any inflammation
Doctor:yes,You can take with your treating doctor advice
User:is there any side effect
Doctor:It depends upon medication use for anesthesia that will be decided by your doctor
User:ok mam.thanks a lot
Doctor:keep elevate your leg when you lie down
User:for suggestions
Doctor:You can use leg stocking
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:is it baneficial
User:what is benefit of stocking
Doctor:Al least it decreases pain by when you walk or bend
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:thanks a lot
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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