Publish Date: September 4, 2020 77 years old obese gentleman who underwent bilateral knee replacement (left in 2016 and right in 2018) fell at home and sustained injury to right knee and right ankle 2 months ago. He was treated with plate osteosynthesis for fracture right distal tibia and knee injury was managed conservatively. Patient ... Read more..
Publish Date: August 22, 2020 66 years old gentleman underwent bilateral Total Knee Replacement (Right 12 years and left 5 years back ) done elsewhere. He presented with complaints of instability, pain and difficulty in walking on the right knee. On Clinical examination there was effusion in right knee with instability. Infection markers were found to ... Read more..
Publish Date: August 19, 2020 55 years old gentleman underwent right partial knee replacement in 2019 for medial compartment osteoarthritis. Over the last 6 months he complained of pain instability and difficulty in walking. His X-Rays revealed subsidence and loosening of the tibial component (Picture). Having ruled out infection he was taken up for surgery to ... Read more..
Publish Date: July 3, 2020 67 yrs old lady who had undergone revision total knee replacement (rotating hinge knee) 1 year ago fell at home and sustained a Periprosthetic fracture around tibial stem. The tibial component was well fixed and therefore we chose to fix the fracture. This was done by using 2 plates to achieve ... Read more..
Publish Date: June 26, 2020 77 years old gentleman underwent Left Knee replacement 4 years ago. He presented with severe pain and swelling in knee. Infection markers were highly raised and pus was aspirated from the knee. We were unable to grow any organism. Treatment of infected total knee replacement is highly challenging as it ... Read more..