Knee Joint Replacement (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Call your family doctor or orthopedist if you develop gradual pain that feels like slippage in your knee. This generally is an urgent problem but not an emergency.
Call your doctor if you notice unexpected drainage from or poor healing of a recent surgery, increasing swelling, warmth, or fevers.
Go to the hospital's emergency department if you experience any of the following:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/23/2015
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