Swellimg & Balance

I had ACL operated 13 week b4 & my ACL was completely tear off. Removed the plaster ,now I am facing with swelling when I stand on the balance of crutches my leg bcom swell more then I seat take rest to my leg then swelling become some decreases please when it will recover up & when I can walk normal without crutches
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Dr. Mangesh Darekar
8 yrs. of exp | Pune | Orthopedist
If you have been operated 13 weeks ago, then you should be walking without crutches by now. Usually we see patients walk without support by end of 3 weeks to 4 weeks. I suggest you visit a Physio after consulting with your surgeon and go for aggressive physiotherapy.
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