Tag Archives: knee replacement

Good news, bad news

Good News: Left knee is no worse than it was last week. Bad News: Left knee is no better than it was last week. *sigh* Dr S has scheduled an MRI for the left knee, and x-ray of right knee, … Continue reading

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And again….

Seems when I had the vertically fractured molar remove, the dentist missed a sliver, and it’s been currently poking out through my gums. It’s sharp, and because of the feeling of something that shouldn’t be there, I have taken to … Continue reading

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Flotsam, Jetsam and what not

The Covid-19 self isolation/Quarantine has had little or no impact on my life. Who knew that my life has been ‘self isolation’ since last year?  Family: All is well! No one sick, no one hurt. Everyone is bored out of … Continue reading

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Found out what the problem is/was

When I went to the Perth Zoo, I was ok. Knees felt a bit wonky, but that was from the deep knee bends, and squatting down I did to get some great photos of the beautiful animals. We drove home, … Continue reading

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Next episode of what passes as my life

Yesterday, I saw Mr. S, the osteo surgeon who replaced my worn out right knee.  The right knee replacement is great, and even though I still have some pain from the operated on compartment syndrome, all is ok with it. … Continue reading

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Silver linings aren’t always great

Had the MRI on my left knee after an exam by Mr S (osteo surgeon) My silver lining is this: if it wasn’t for the lack of sensitivity/feeling in my left leg because of spinal surgery 9+ years ago and … Continue reading

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One week, PostOp

One week after the surgery for compartment syndrome. It hasn’t been all sunshine and flowers. Leg hurts, but hurts in a different way. Seeing as to how Mr S described what needed to be done, it’s not too much of … Continue reading

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And so it continues

Even though it’s been 16 months since I had the total knee replacement, I have been having chronic, sometimes jacking up to sharp, pain on the side of my shin, that would run down to the top and side of … Continue reading

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Mini Whine

For the past several years, I seems to be in a constant state of ‘recovering’ from something or another.  And I’m so tired of it.  Recovered (and rehab) from a spinal fusion, recovery from gall bladder surgery, non- recovery from … Continue reading

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Recovering from Pneumonia and Battling Tendinopathy

The biggest issue right now, is the smoke from controlled burn offs making my chest all tight, and being short of breath again. Asthma, pnemuonia and smoke.. not a great combination. After three visits with the physio (ow) and some … Continue reading

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