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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Calf pain: Likely just tightness. Activity, stretch and try NSAID. If no improvement in a few days get checked.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adrian Rawlinson
37 years experience Sports Medicine
Home remedy: Sounds very non -specific. Specific diagnosis difficult without physical exam of the area. Apply a little ice and take 600mg Ibuprofen with food. If n ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Possible: See primary or if severe can do in many places orthopedic walk in clinic.Could be arthritis,if no history of trauma and dull pain behind the knee ,men ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisheeth Gupta
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Leg cramps. : Most important thing is to rule out a blood clot . Get a venous doppler of leg
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Patellafemoral : It is usually from an abnormality of the patellafemoral joint, the most common is from chondromalacia. Strengthening your quad with knee in extension ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Knee pain on standin: Pain in the back of your knee that worsens as the day goes by and resolves overnight is typically due to a bakers cyst. This is a fluid filled sac tha ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
I would!: Calf pain can be a sign of a blood clot. You are at increased risk of this on birth control pills. Get checked now! It may be something else, but don ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Grobman
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
More info: Need to know more..Where does it hurt on the knee and is it one or both? How old are you and how active? Are you heavy? Does the knee(s) do anything e ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Can be too active.: If you exercise a lot, like bike riding, this can cause pain in your thighs and legs. It would explain your knee pain also. A lot of bending over, l ... Read More
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