A below-knee (BK) prosthesis will commonly include a customized socket, a pylon and also a foot. With types of prosthetic legs, occasionally a suspension sleeve or harness could be essential.
Bilateral prosthetic users might have more of an obstacle in transitioning to utilizing their types of prosthetic legs. Time, effort and consistency are the assisting qualities of being a bilateral above-knee prosthetic user.
Above Knee Prosthetics
The above knee prosthetic is usually the more intricate of lower extremity types of prosthetic legs, given that it shares the function of the knee.
Cosmetics have advanced to the point where it is frequently tough to know by merely looking that a hand, arm or different types of prosthetic legs are not "genuine."