Posted by: Worried | 2008/12/17

Baker Cyst issues

I' ve gone under the knife twice, first in Nov 2007 for Artroscophy where the meniscus was repaired and baker cyst was drained...problem went March 2008 i had another operation where my surgeon removed the baker cyst, and another arthroscophy was done to check the knee. I am 28 now and never did any hard sport and is otherwise rather healthy (apart from Pericardial disease in 2006). Thing is- my ankle and foot remains swollen, how long after the operation does verything return to normal, i am also having discomfort (pain, burning) for about 2 weeks now... What is up with this...

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Dear Worried
Best to go back to the doctor who did the operation so that he can examine the leg and see whether everything is still ok.

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