Tag Archives: knee

Well, shit..

The osteo-surgeon who did my TRKR three years ago is retired from surgical practice, so he referred me to Dr C. to see what’s to be done with my left knee. I got some good news and some bad news. … Continue reading

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Two weeks since cortisone harpooning.

I have noticed some improvement, although Mr S said he hoped for more.  Because he’s retired from the surgical practice, he has referred me to another osteo surgeon.  Yanno, I am not looking forward to this, to have yet another … Continue reading

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Mix and match?

It’s been a week since I had the cortisone injection.  The pain level from the injection itself have faded. I tried wearing one of my knee braces yesterday, but to say it was uncomfortable would be an understatement. I tried … Continue reading

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As much as I dread it

Tomorrow, I go for my ultrasound guided injection into my left knee joint.  Because right now, even icing and pain meds are working. If fewking HURTS.  Even keeping my leg in the knee brace isn’t helping.  Move the leg, sharp … Continue reading

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Not wearing leg rig right now

When I have the brace on, and leg propped up, I get nagged by Loki, and like most cats, he using his paws (and the very tip of his claws) to get my attention. Then there’s the nipping. He gets … Continue reading

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Different brace is good

It goes to mid-thigh, instead of almost into the groin, to mid-calf, with one of the straps above the shelf of the calf, so it can be secured into place. It has a lockable hinge, which has it’s good point … Continue reading

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Day started off shitty

Didn’t sleep well. No matter what position I got in, the pain in my knee would wake me up. So, I was cranky from being tired.  I had laid out my clothes last night, and quickly got cleaned up and … Continue reading

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I hate that scaffold, I really do.

Saw Simon the Sadist today. Remedial massage on thigh, and checked how mobile the knee is. It’s like this; I can bed it 130 degrees without any issue. No pain no worry. But straightening it out made me clutch at … Continue reading

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Well… shit

Saw Jase, the podiatrist. A rather wasted appointment, because until I get my knee seen to, not much can be done regarding it.  Ah, the knee: Jase at least gave me the skinny on my knee. I have a meniscal … Continue reading

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So much for a simple problem

MRI results. It’s not patella tendinitis. Loki managed to damage some of the remaining meniscus.

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