← Return to TKR causing tightness and burning 2 1/2 years out: Scar tissue?

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@johnbishop

Hi @lukyme, I'm a year plus out from my TKR but have been fortunate not to have burning or scar tissue. There are a couple of other discussions that may provide some helpful information for you.

– Severe Burning Pain after Knee Replacement: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/severe-burning-pain-after-knee-replacement/
– 10 year old artificial knee has burning sensation when bending: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/10-year-old-artificial-knee-has-burning-sensation-when-bending/
– Scar tissue after knee replacement: https://connect.mayoclinic.org/discussion/scar-tissue-after-knee-replacement/

@contentandwell, @rmeddings, @randythehack and @ruthannejoan may be able to provide some suggestions.

I did find an interesting article but not sure it describes symptoms exactly.

Anterior knee pain after a total knee arthroplasty: What can cause this pain?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4095008/

Did the doctor say why he thought scar tissue might be the cause of your pain?

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@johnbishop @lukyme I too have not experienced that type of pain. The worst I have is some discomfort in my R knee, the one that had the first TKR, after prolonged exercise. Other than that, and not getting my flex beyond 120° I have been very fortunate.
JK