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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: You need it checked. It could be a cartilage problem. We call this an internal derrangment of the knee
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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Absolutely: Yes, I would definitely get it evaluated,
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Rest, ice: I would give it time to rest and ice it daily. If not better in a few weeks, see an MD for evaluation.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Varun Verma
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Go and see a doctor: 'A year'? Or yesterday? Regardless, if you can't support your weight - you should go and see a doctor. You may require imaging like an xray.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: It sound to me you have bad case of gout in early age, you may have a family history of it. Also you have something else. My advise to you to see rhe ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mubin Mahomed
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Knee pain: Hi Keep up the good work with your exercise It sounds as if you have a slight hamstring muscle strain or MICRO TEARS which is normal The hamstring mus ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
?knee: I assume the symptoms are emanating from the knee. Unless there has been a recent injury knee discomfort, aggravated by motion, may be from simple ove ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gehrig Harris
17 years experience Family Medicine
Arthritis problem: Arthritis is a very general term that just means inflammation of a joint and that is exactly what you have. It could be from infection, trauma, neopl ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Get knee evaluated: If your knee has locked, it could be due to a tear. Have it evaluated, preferably by an orthopedist.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Can't fully extend:: The inability to completely extend the lower leg at the knee can be temporary or permanent. It can be due to a birth defect, or to a later injury or ... Read More

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