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Fluid can be seen on Capsular Seperation of Body of Meniscus

A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Did they say why?: Did your doctor(s) at the VA say why they "refuse" to treat you? Do they think the risks outweigh the benefits? Have they offered physical therapy or ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Ruotolo
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Osteoarthritis: This is typically seen with osteoarthritis. As the joint space narrows the meniscus can be extruded or pushed out of the joint space. You should be ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Arthroscopic surgery: Tears in the medial meniscus can be repaired, the torn piece removed, through arthroscopic surgery. It is much superior to open knee surgery. A goo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Review with Ortho: Suggest you review with your orthopedic surgeon
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Dr. Monica Wood
27 years experience Hand Surgery
This : This appears to be from a MRI report. It is best to discuss the findings with the treating physician, who has had a chance to take a full history and ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: If the fibrosis is there after the nail has been in place for a while, it may be just natural scarring that the body produces around a foreign body. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience Sports Medicine
Inflamed bursa: A bursa is a small sac that often cushions an area around a bony prominence and also often sits next to tendon. Subacromial bursitis often accompanies ... Read More
A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Piazogenic papules: Or herniated fat is quite common in the heel region. Genetics plays a role in thinning of fat pads, too much steroid usage has been implicated as well ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: The knee locking is typically caused by guarding from pain, so the locking in and of itself does not cause the tear to grow larger. If the knee truly ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Bone cysts: The filler will do just that--fill the cysts/holes. Directly, this should not improve or lessen range of motion.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Radiologist: The radiologist and the physician ordering the imaging study have to confer about the differential diagnosis and whether any further studies are neede ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Luks
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possibly: This is a very difficult question to answer in 400 characters.Certainly a tumor is one of the least common causes of swelling around the knee. That b ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Wittenberg
20 years experience Podiatry
Mass/Cyst: You may be developing a ganglion cyst, or a Baker's cyst. It is difficult to tell from your description, but if it is a fluid filled cyst, it is most ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Mckenna
13 years experience Preventive Medicine
Cast or surgery: Please seek evaluation and treatment from a board certified orthopedic surgeon. This injury might be treatable with immobilization in a cast or it mi ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
29 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Probable tear.: It "sounds like" a description of a meniscal tear. I'd need the images to be certain, ask your doctor, if there is still confusion, ask him to review ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Sider
38 years experience Sports Medicine
Suggest eval: Its hard to tell what's causing the pain. With a careful orthopedic exam, the physician should have a good idea about possible meniscal pathology. ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ariel Lopez-chavez
18 years experience Medical Oncology
See PCP / podiatrist: Best thing to do is to have your PCP or a podiatrist take a look at the swelling if the swelling has been there for a while. Otherwise, if this appear ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean Kearney
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Meniscal Tears: Medial meniscal tears are common in the knee. The type you describe is the most common tear, affecting both the body and posterior horn. Surgery is an ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
48 years experience Family Medicine
?injury: This reading implies injury or inflammation, --rest your grip
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Get an explanation: A most important part of any trest or imagry is to provide a clear explanation and treatment recommendations. Only the Dr who ordered the MRI can help ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Popliteal Cyst: Depending on the symptoms and size of the cyst, it can be removed surgically at the same time knee can be looked inside by arthroscope for any dama ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Complicated anatomy : The first rib articulates (connects to) the front of the body at the sternum. This is typically slightly below the sc joint but there are ligamentous ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Possible: Depending on the cause and severity of injury, a complete tear is possible. Rather than speculation, seek out a 3D imaging capable facility to accurat ... Read More
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