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Advice from knee replacement surgeons on preventing infection both before and after knee replacement surgery. A good recovery after knee replacement surgery depends critically on preventing infection both during and after the procedure. Infections have the potential to seriously impair surgical results and postpone the healing process. The following are important steps to take in order to maintain the incision clean and dry, identify symptoms and indicators, and know when to call knee replacement surgeons:  Preventive actions: 1. Preoperative Screening: In order to find and treat any current infections before to surgery, a thorough preoperative screening is necessary. Blood tests and other diagnostic assessments will be performed by your healthcare team to make sure you are in the best possible health for the surgery. 2. Antibiotics: To lower the risk of infection, surgeons often provide antibiotics prior to, during, and after knee replacement surgery. It’s essential to follow the recommended…

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