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I am a 32 year male and have root nurve compression between c5-c6 for last 6 months. What should I do?
Sir or madam my grandmother is suffering from back pain can she use exercise belt for that there is no problem na why because she have stomach big if she wear that belt no problem na please tell me.
Hi doctor. i'm a software engg and I working for fifteen hours daily. And I had severe neck pain at end of day. Is any option to get relief from it.?
My aunty is suffering from back pain from 2 to 3 months. Due to pain she unable to change her sleeping position during night. She is 33 years old.
I am 27 Years old have backache for last two months. What should I do? Please suggest, I am suffered a lot.
Hello sir, In leg there is a injury and more pain occurred many times x-ray has done but no injury found but pain continues now what can I do?
Knee replacement is a surgery wherein an artificial joint is used to replace a diseased, damaged or worn out knee. This surgery is common among people who fall in the age group of 60-80, but recent trends seem to suggest that younger people are opting for this surgery as well. The lifetime of the artificial knee joint is around 20 years, provided the knee is well cared for.
Why do you need knee replacement?
Most common reason is “high grade osteoarthritis” due to wear and tear of the knee joint. The pre-hospital study of the Knee joint is mandatory and would decide what kind of Replacement is suitable to the patient. If there is diabetes or hypertension associated with this, then it should be controlled well before undergoing surgery. Hemoglobin of at least 10 gm% is required.
If the mobility in your knee joint is reduced leading to impaired functioning of the knee joint, then you might need a knee replacement surgery. You may experience pain while walking, sitting and, in some cases, resting as well.
Some of the common reasons why you may opt for this particular surgery are:
- Gouty arthritis, where, small crystals are formed inside the joint.
- Rheumatoid Arthritis, an autoimmune disorder, wherein the immune system of the body attacks the body’s healthy tissues
- Hemophiliac arthritis, wherein, the blood ceases to clot normally
- Also in case of post-traumatic arthritis
- Injuries to the knee
- Death of bone in the knee joint following blood supply problems (avascular necrosis)
- Knee deformity with pain and loss of cartilage
Knee replacement surgery is classified into:
- Partial Knee Replacement: In this surgery, only one part of the joint is replaced.
- Total Knee Replacement: Total knee replacement surgery involves replacement of both sides of the knee joint.
The usual hospital stay period is around 2-3 days after the surgery is completed. Initially, you will require the help of crutches to walk for at least 2 months. You may also be asked to do gentle knee strengthening exercises. It may take up to 3 months to recover completely from a knee replacement surgery.
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