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I had partial knee replacement surgery on 3rd July and was

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I had partial knee replacement surgery on 3rd July and was discharged from hospital on 5th July. Been taking all medications as directed and able to walk quite well but still have swelling in operation ankle and foot and my toes on that leg are a purplish colour. What must I do if this amy be DVT?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
You must have an ultrasound.
Risk of DVT is common with this surgery.
Go into your doctors office now, or go to urgent care.
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