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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 03-13-2019, 08:06 PM Thread Starter
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It is just over seven weeks since I had the Radio Frequency Ablation procedure done to my right knee & so far notice no benefit whatsoever.I've been told to be patient as it could take up to 8 weeks for the nerves to deaden.I have pretty solid legs so this may be why it's taking so long. Next appointment with doctor in 3 weeks. James.jj777746.
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Must be frustrating.
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Dang it James, this isn’t the news I wanted to hear . I was hopeful this was going to have a great outcome .
With any luck things improve over time James . I have to say 7 weeks is quite a long time already ?
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Everything seems to take longer the older I get so maybe it's the same for you.

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James,I was hoping you would get rapid relief. Thanks for the update.
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wow sorry to hear that james. hope it eases up some for you soon. i had never heard of that procedure before
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That procedure is usually real effective. Hopefully it does get better for you soon.

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Sorry to hear that James. You don't realize how central the knees are to moving until they become problematic. Here's hoping it kicks in soon. If not what are the next steps?
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Wishing it to work out better with time.......
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