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Knee injury leg tingling, torn cartilage and acl for 5 months what's gonna happen?

Knee injury leg tingling, torn cartilage and acl for 5 months what's gonna happen?

May need sugary: You may need surgery. Depends on your physical therapy and your rehab. These are things you need to discuss with your physician. Have you seen an orthopedic specialist who specializes in the knee ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Tingling (Definition)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from ...Read more


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Knee injury burning, tingling and aching pain sensation in my knee thighs and toes?

Knee injury burning, tingling and aching pain sensation in my knee thighs and toes?

Depends on location: It depends on the location of the injury. This sounds like there is also nerve involvement. This needs to be evaluated in the total picture. ...Read more

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Is foot tingling. Common. After a knee injury?

Is foot tingling. Common. After a knee injury?

Foot tingling: You might experience foot tingling if you suffer an injury to the outside of the knee where the common peroneal nerve is located, as this nerve is superficial and pass over the head of the fibula (skinny long bone in the lower leg). This nerve splits in two and ends in the foot. ...Read more

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I have a knee injury. What should I do?

I have a knee injury. What should I do?

Ice.: Apply ice, 20 m inutes at a time, 4-5 times per day. Take an over thr counter anti-inflammatory medication, if you can. See an orthopedic knee specialist, for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a knee injury, what should I do?

I have a knee injury, what should I do?

See an orthopedist: Knee injuries vary in intensity and character, and really are best managed by orthopedic surgeons or rehab docs. Not all knee injuries eventuate in surgery, and most orthopedic surgeons try conservative measures first. ...Read more

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Help please! I'm having knee injury, should I be concerned?

Help please! I'm having knee injury, should I be concerned?

See Orthopedic Doc: You need to see an orthopedic specialist/surgeon to see why you are having such pain. ...Read more

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Can I perform planks while I have knee injury in both knees?

Can I perform planks while I have knee injury in both knees?

Yes, as tolerated.: Plank exercises generally are not weight-bearing as far as the knees are concerned. And, there is a certain amount of quad muscle strenthening (among others) that results from this exercise. So, they should be safe with knee problems. But, like any exercise, if pain is a problem for whatever reason, then you may have to back off. ...Read more

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I lost strength in my quad due to knee injury. What exercises can I do?

I lost strength in my quad due to knee injury. What exercises can I do?

See orthopedic: And see what the underlying problem is and get it corrected then they can direct you as to which strengthening exercises are indicated. ...Read more

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Would my knee injury possibly need surgery if I have internal damage like a tear?

Would my knee injury possibly need surgery if I have internal damage like a tear?

Knee surgery: Yes, it is very possible. Have your knee examined by a board certified orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Body is very stiff. Does reflexology help? I am fifty and just starting to be active again after a knee injury.

Body is very stiff. Does reflexology help? I am fifty and just starting to be active again after a knee injury.

Minimally for most: Reflexology has not been proven in randomized controlled trials to improve stiffness. Make sure obtain a general physical. If approved for ongoing exercise, consider starting with a trainer who will hopefully demonstrate proper warm up and cool down. Consider periodic massage. ...Read more

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How do I care for a knee injury?

How do I care for a knee injury?

Ice.: Ice your knee for 20 minutes at a time, 3-5 times per day. Also, take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication. ...Read more

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How do I recover from knee injury?

How do I recover from knee injury?

RICE: Tough question because it depends on the type of knee injury. Most knee injuries are sprains or strains. If that is the case use the mnemonic rice. It stands for r=rest, i=ice, c=compression (use an ace wrap), and e=elevation (to get any swelling down). ...Read more

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How can I take care of my knee injury?

How can I take care of my knee injury?

Evaluation: To best give focused treatment advice, should be evaluated and examined by a sports medicine specialist (including sports physiatrist or orthopaedist). To start with, in general, ice the knee, rest it, elevate, modify activities to avoid pain-provoking maneuvers. If no contraindications (e.g. No stomach ulcers, kidney problems, heart disease, high blood pressure), can take short-term nsaids. ...Read more

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How can I heal soft tissue knee injury?

How can I heal soft tissue knee injury?

Depends, do you: Mean like you banged it and have some skin abrasions and bruising but with no interior derangement? If this is what you mean, then consider, rest, gentle range of motion, nsaids if appropriate for your health. If it does not get better in a few days, consider seeing a physician. ...Read more

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What knee injury do I have if instability?

What knee injury do I have if instability?

Usually a ligament: Ligament damage is the usual cause of instability-acl, mcl, etc. See an orthopedist. ...Read more

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How to know if I have a major knee injury?

Trauma.: If you've had any trauma to the knee, you may have a major injury. Usually, fluid on the knee indicates something major may be going on, like a meniscal or ligament tear. ...Read more

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How can I handle an ill-timed knee injury?

Listen to doctor: No tricks here, you just have to listen to what your doctor tells you to do so it will heal properly. ...Read more

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How can I recover from a knee injury faster?

How can I recover from a knee injury faster?

Follow doctors rx: Physical therapy is the key to your recovery. You will begin physical therapy within hours of your surgery. The goal of physical therapy is to get the knee moving so that the reconstructed ligament does not stiffen and shorten, causing further problems. The joint will become rigid if the knee is not exercised properly. Failure to perform the physical therapy exercises cause tight, stiff knee. ...Read more

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Knee injury, how long will I be on crutches?

It depends: I depends on the nature and severity of the injury. ...Read more

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What should I do about a chronic knee injury?

What should I do about a chronic knee injury?

See an orthopedic su: The short answer is to see an orthopedic surgeon
this would be your best course of action. ...Read more

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Suffering from knee injury and I need a help?

Suffering from knee injury and I need a help?

Knee specialist.: See an orthopedic knee specialist, who would start with xrays, and perform an exam. ...Read more

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How do I tell what kind of knee injury I have?

Need more info: There are many types of knee injuries. Knowing what you did to lead to pain helps quite a bit and if you see an orthopedist, he/she will likely diagnose the problem. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve the pain from a knee injury?

What can I do to relieve the pain from a knee injury?

Ice.: Ice the knee for 20 minutes at a time, 3-5 times per day, . Take an over the counter anti-inflammatory medication as well. ...Read more

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I had a knee injury -- it now hurts to push off knee.?

I had a knee injury -- it now hurts to push off knee.?

Kneecap joint.: You may have irritated the kneecap joint. The discomfort with "pushing off", would make one think that. But there could be other things wrong. See an orthopedic knee specialist, for an exact diagnosis. ...Read more

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How long should I wait to work out after a knee injury?

Depends on injury: Depending on the severity and treatment requirements it could be anywhere from a week to 6 months before returning to full activity. This is definitely a question for your physician. ...Read more

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Injuries (Definition)

An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more