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I Have A Scar On My Knee

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    I Have Scars On Both Knees.

    Four years ago I had double knee replacement surgery done 6 weeks apart. The scars were hardly noticible after one year but then I had to have my right knee redone. Two weeks after surgery I was found to be infected and opened up again. Now I have a large scar as well as a...
    tomt88101 tomt88101 56-60, M 2 Responses May 27, 2010

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    Scars & Souvenirs

    Eh… ja, about that. I kind of fell through a relitively large glass table when I was like, 12 years old or something. I was walking to the lounge to change the DSTV channel and somehow landed up tripping over the mat (or was it my feet?) and fell smash! boom! bam! I was down on...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 14 Responses Mar 13, 2011

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    Left With A Scar

    I have a scar just above my right knee. I was cutting concrete with a big angle grinder with a masonry blade when it kicked back on me and left a gash down to the bone. I got 25 stitches in and around the wound.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 16, 2010

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    So Many

    I have several scars on my body. On my knees in particular I have the small scars where they fixed my left knee cap thanks to so many years on my knees. Don't get the wrong idea I was playing a lot of volleyball and softball.  I have the scars from where my bone came through...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2010

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    Rollerblading Was Not For Me...........

    Scarred both of my beautiful legs, at least it was a good adrenaline rush going down that hill.lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 19, 2011

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    2nd Grade

    Have a scar on my left knee that i got when I was in 2nd grade. We were out at the playground close to the end of the year. They, for reasons I never found out, separated the play ground equipment between the boys and girls at my school and did every year i was there. So, I was...
    HowAboutNoScott HowAboutNoScott 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 27, 2010

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    Stupid Blender Knives

    It's on my left knee. My cat had just made the blender fall down from the counter and it made tons of knives fall too so I bent down on my knees to grab everything, not realizing that there was the hand blender knife horizontally on the floor, ready to pierce my skin. So it...
    TideToGo TideToGo 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2010

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    Playing

    I remember I was very young. Maybe 8 or 9, anyway. There were pipe in the forest. We liked to walk on them, although they were covered with barbwire. My mother forbid me to walk on them. But I didn't listened and i still went. It was fun jumpinh and running on yhem. But this time...
    Kathry Kathry 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2011

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    I Fell

    I have a scar on my knee from a time I fell on my roller skates when I was about 7. I hadn't had them for long and was skating down the sidewalk when I hit a bump and fell right on my knee. It had gravel stuck in it and was really red and getting full of pus so my mom took me to...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    Glass

    I was real littl maybe5years old.me and frends would lyi down at the top of a hill and roll to the bottom and then wen u try to stand up u get all dizzy n fall down again;)) good for laffs n funny walking...one time i got to the botom and a big peace of glass was stickin outa my...
    squirelbud squirelbud 13-15, M Sep 18, 2012

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    Ok?

    yeah it's pretty common. i haz 2 on my knee, from falling on a fence when i was three. no stitches though!
    JapanNinja JapanNinja 13-15, F Jun 13, 2010

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    Young And Bord

    there was a time that i was left to my owndevices  that was till my mother got me adog named prince,this dog was very friendly  and when there was no onehome,he paid spacial attention to me. there was a day that he came up to my bedroom and started to attack me ,just playing of...
    kinger11 kinger11 36-40, M Feb 13, 2011

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    Left With A Scar

    When I was a kid I was riding my bike down the hill. I fell off the bike and rolled down the hill. What a fall that was! Now I'm left with this permanent scar on my knee.
    keepdreaming keepdreaming 18-21, F Jan 12, 2010

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    Many.lol.

    Where to begin.... i'll start with with my most recent ones and go backwards.lol. my most recent ones (i was 14 i think) came from surgery on my left knee i have three small scars from that they had to remove a piece of scar tissue that had gotten wedged between some bones or...
    imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    Scar On Legs

    i found my legs so ugly with a huge scar in the middle on my legs, and happens to have lots of spider veins too, i feel so disgusting when looking at it, i had the scar when i was 12 yrs old, from that day i never wore short things in public,  i always cry when i saw girls...
    sillygirl2267 sillygirl2267 26-30, F Dec 28, 2011

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    Regarding My Last Knee Surgery

     throb throb throb throb throb throb throb i circled ten on every weightless paper scale crying dizzy awakeorasleepness burning BURNING make it go away go searing awaayy stop please stop so many nonsense dreams of wrong seashells, nowhere notyou, and searching...
    softandonly softandonly 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2010

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    Surgery

    6 scars (3 on each knee) 42 stitches in total each scar ranging for 1-1.5 inches from a double MPFL Reconstruction done 18months apart! (MPFL- Medial Patella Femoral Ligament Reconstruction)
    Amber9285 Amber9285 22-25, F Sep 14, 2013

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    I Have A Scar On My Knee

    I have few but the most memorable one is the biggest. Its from when i was little and was just learning to ride my bike. Usually my sister is suppose to jus keep an eye one me but this day she took it a step further and surprized me.  There was this big sandhill that i was...
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F Nov 24, 2010

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    When I Was 3..

    As we were leaving Seaworld, I tripped on this jagged piece of asphalt and sliced my knee open bad. It required a good bit of stiches and I still have the scar today. They said it would be gone in 6 months but its been 13 years.
    Matt16 Matt16 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 9, 2010

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    From A Motorcycle

    you know the exhaust part.well when i was a kid trying to get on, i accidently touched it with my knee and I got burnt. So now I have a scar. You can barely tell though because it is very faded and its not keloidal.  
    reset reset 18-21, F Apr 26, 2010

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    Gravel Roads

    The scars on my knee are from a time when i was young and wanted to try a new fishing spot. I had this ten speed bicycle i had customized and nicknamed "The Widowmaker." My neighbor who was younger and i were going to a lake close by our house. This insane two wheeled...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 17, 2010

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    Actually

    <img height='470' src='http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/265489/265489,1255793228,2/stock-vector-four-cartoon-zombie-heads-all-in-separate-layers-for-easy-editing-39039628.jpg' width='401' /> I have about 6 really, and 9 stitches in one. Part of being a boy...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2010

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    Lol, Sex..

    My boyfriend and I were getting it on in the bath [bad idea] and I was on top. We were both facing the faucet. But when I decided to spread my legs [they were both against the wall-- not comfortable], I sliced my knee open on the corner of the faucet. I didn't feel it, so we kept...
    xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx 18-21, M Jun 25, 2011

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    A Big One On Each Knee

    I have one on each knee, one from playing basketball a couple years ago and one for falling on a sidewalk last year. They're each the size of a half dollar coin, bright pink and purple. One changes color though with my moods which is kinda neat. They don't bother me, they're...
    Smileandbehappy Smileandbehappy 16-17, F Jul 17, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    1) Wing-like scar on my chest - surgery to take out a bullet. 2) Scar on my waist - very personal. And other tiny scars from my life in Syria. I like it that way :)
    Alpha8Wolf Alpha8Wolf 18-21, M Dec 29, 2014

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    I had another really scary dream last night, I was laying In bed for some reason, and my mom walked in the door. And then another clone of her walked in behind her, they both...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I have lots of scars.. Big ones and small ones. They tell a story.. I love to share my scar stories.
    horneybear79912 horneybear79912 36-40, M Jan 5

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    It's great that there's an experience for this. But, I would like to add that self-harm is a serious thing. Don't go posting pictures of your cuts, because you give those with a...
    Franse Franse 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    So.. I had a really scary and weird dream last night.. So.. I was in this giant plane with hundreds of other people, and we were over this canyon thing, and I laid in the chair...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Every scar i have makes me who i am... slw
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F Jan 2

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    I have lots of scars ( on my wrist) they tell lots of stories. I'd love to share my stories!
    valerybmv valerybmv 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I have cuts, burns and scars, each set tell something new
    Ashthewolf7601 Ashthewolf7601 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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    Scars on both sides of my chest that remind me everyday to fight and never give up
    jgeorge68 jgeorge68 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    I have found two types of people: those that have them (and love them) and those that don't. I love my Monroe, and had my nose pierced as well but couldn't keep the stud in and it...
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I've been doing a lot of research on this subject, and I have been diagnosed with this disorder. But, before that, I've been picking my skin for around 6 or 7 years, severely. I...
    KristalC KristalC 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    I have gone to numerous psychiatrists and psychologists throughout the years. I have been diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar (never really asked I or II...
    sweetqueensbmd sweetqueensbmd 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Today I had to run a mile and I wore knee high socks to school, so instead of asking to go to my locker and being that one stupid person, I just decided to run (and fast) without...
    noaaaaa noaaaaa 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    today I ended a relationship with a Man truly loved, but most unfortunately he didn't love me back. It got me thinking how fragile things are, we were together for a year and...
    rrb988 rrb988 22-25, M 2 hrs ago

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    I was in the fifth grade when it happened. The car I was travelling in had stopped and I got off so, that I could go and sit in the back. As soon as I opened the door, the driver...
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent 16-17, F Jan 11

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    This year 2014! I want to do something different this year instead of new years resolutions I'm doing past year reflections as I notice this years resolutions i didn't even met...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    i have two scars on m'y two knees because I fell while i was walking a biiig dog! I also have four little scars on my left arm (cut with scissor and then i cut myself on those...
    coco3700 coco3700 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I feel like everyone has scars. maybe not on their wrist, inner thighs, knees, stomach, or visible scars. But, on their hearts, souls, between the cracks and crevices of the...
    SweeterThanFiction SweeterThanFiction 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I can't show my ankle cuz of my scars. I bruised my knee about a month and a half ago while skating...and it still hurts to touch it. I want to get it checked out, but I can't...
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F a week ago

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    I'm a 21 year old female with possible hypermobility syndrome/EDS Type 3 or fibromyalgia. My mum has hypermobile joints but hasn't been diagnosed with HMS/EDS but has been...
    Kari9349 Kari9349 18-21, F Jan 1

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    I just had my second knee surgery yesterday. This time it was my right knee. Between October to January, I've had 2 knee surgeries. Basically the same thing. They cleaned it out...
    darktippedrose darktippedrose 26-30, F 14 Responses Jan 16

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