Patellectomy - Apr 08
My fiance suffered a fall in 2000 which resulted in four subsequent surgeries, ending with the last in 2003. The outcome was total patellectomy - complete removal of the ... more
cortisone hurtful or helpful? - May 08
I injured my knee during a half marathon in oct 04. The month before if fell carrying my daughter but was not really aggravated until the 10th mile of the run.
The ... more
bad lower body - Mar 29
I am 46 years old , was born club footed (right) over the years have developed arthritis in most joints. Had right foot fused last year. Now left knee and ankle need work ... more
What's going on? - Feb 22
Hi I'm not sure where to post this because I don't know whats wrong with me. My problem is that my right knee falls from under me when I try to walk (I have to use crutches ... more
OH my knees - Feb 06
I have had many injuries to my knees.
As tripping and falling seem to now be normal.
I get fluid to the lfeft and right of the knee cap. None on the cap itself. The knee ... more
Other Patient Stories
Formerly known as "Patient Stories", this blog features first-hand accounts of users dealing with other knee-related issues.