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Had tkr 11wks ago, still in pain and poor sleep.Supposed to

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Had tkr 11wks ago, still in pain and poor sleep.Supposed to see surgeon next week but he is unavailable until October.Burning sensation behind knee muscular pain in thigh and calf.
JA: The Doctor can help. Just a couple quick questions before I transfer you. How long has he had the pain? Has he used any medication for it?
Customer: I have had pain from day one, on panadol.
JA: What did he discuss at his last visit to the doctor?
Customer: Not much, was told he would see me in 6weeks well that is not happening
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No,

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Sorry to hear about this

Have you used any medicine so far for this?

Regards

Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Initially opioids now just panadol

Thanks for the details

You need to have physiotherapy and Ibuprofen

Sometime the implant cause local irritation and inflammation causing tendonitis

This will get better with use of anti-inflammatory and physiotherapy

Please do let me know if you have any other question

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Customer: replied 3 days ago.
Had a knee replacement 7yrs ago. Cannot tolerate anti immflamatories

You can apply topical Capscacin cream then and Panadol

Also you should have physiotherapy

Please do let me know if you have any other question

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