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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pocket of fluid: A baker's cyst is a pocket of fluid that can develop behind your knee when your knee is hurt like arthritis or a cartilage tear. You can feel pain or ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Back of knee cyst: A cyst in back of knee.

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cyst behind the knee: A baker's cyst is classically a fluid filled cyst behind the knee. The cyst usually communicates with the knee via a small hole in the capsule or via ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Benjamin
44 years experience Podiatry
Bakers cyst: A bakers cyst is a collection of fluid behind the knee usually secondary to chronic tendonitis or arthritic degeneration within the knee1
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
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No: The risk factors for the development of popliteal cysts in adults include a history of trauma or a history of coexistent joint disease of the knee (rh ... Read More
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Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu answered
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: In addition to what dr. Ekizian as said, we should be aware that the largest risk factor for osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis is genetic and ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I wouldn't : Try that !
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Arthritis/inflammati: Baker cyst is a fluid filled process located behind the knee. In adults it is often the consequences of arthritis or inflammed meniscal. It is diagn ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Size can be relative: As your body size or habitus plays a role and a Baker's cyst can also vary in size. It's location behind the knee can affect its prominence as well. ... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Strudwick
30 years experience Sports Medicine
Bakers cyst: That's a fairly large cyst. You likely have some pathology in your knee. Check in with an Orthopaedist.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy Fogel
Dr. Guy Fogel answered
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: The cyst behind the knee comes from excess fluid production in the knee. Usually it is related to a meniscal tear irritating the joint. An MRI scan w ... Read More
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vadim Glukh
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Consult your Dr: The orthopedic surgeon could help you find the best solution/ treatment.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Judd Pryde
26 years experience Travel Medicine
Variable duration: Bakers cyst is an outpatching of the joint capsule of the knee. any injury within the knee can cause swelling to forces this capsule to expand posteri ... Read More
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