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Front and back knee pain

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Perez
18 years experience Pain Management
For yourself?: There can be many factors in a young person including high heel use, patellofemoral syndrome from muscle overuse, juvenile arthritis or other type or ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky.: without an exam, I can only give general information. And muscles and tendons are back there. There is also a sac of fluid inside the knee (bursa) tha ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haleh Agdassi
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Need evaluation: There are many different possibilities as to the source of the pain. It could be due to a pinched nerve from the lumbar spine, sacroiliac joint dysfu ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Needs to be checked: Severe knee pain in a young person should be evaluated by an orthopedic doctor, especially if it has been several years. You could have patello-femor ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Need an evaluation: You have a knee Ed fusion, and swelling in the back is a Baker cyst, and that is compressing on certain structures. There are other things I can mimic ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Your 16: And have pain......find out why you have pain. Too much antiinflammatories can eat away the lining in your stomach and you can end up with an ulcer. S ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are many: potential diagnoses for the symptoms you are detailing. Some of these are potentially very serious. I am certain that you can find a free clinic near ... Read More
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A 74-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dhrumil Shah
Specializes in Family Medicine
Knee pain in back: Most common reason is condition called bakers cyst. Small fluid bulging of joint capsule. Benign and sometimes need surgery.
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: A ruptured baker's cyst behind the knee can do-as well as ligament tears---see your doctor to see if that is what it is.
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