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is walking good for a bad knee

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
RICE= Rest,Ice,Comp-: Ression with a ace wrap, & elevate, to allow things to settle down for the next 3-5 days. Nsaids like Ibuprofen or aleve (naproxen) for pain & discom ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Tyrance jr
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A good idea: A knee arthroscopy can be both diagnostic and therapeutic. Given your history of cartilage injury-thus the micro-fracture procedure and swelling with ... Read More
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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The : The only to determine what is happening is for you have a full examination by your physician. Recommend that you be evaluated as soon as possible.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
42 years experience Podiatry
Stair climbing: For the most part, given a fairly normal knee- stair climbing would be quite helpful because it give the quadriceps muscles (on top of the thighs) a g ... Read More
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Dr. Garrett Norvell
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
May be dangerous: Hi! Sorry for your injury! Sudden collapse (not just tripping) can be a sign of many different problems (sometimes dangerous heart rhythm problems, f ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Chondromalacia: Chondromalacia patellae is one likely cause. See an orthopedist for an evaluation of the knee.
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Knee Arthritis: It can be. The worst thing you can do for knee osteoarthritis is to be inactive or very overactive. It is important for your remaining cartilage to ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Tomasello
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: See above unloader brace.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Treadmill: Sometimes. Elliptical is a better option.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
The unusual thing: is the that the feeling is numbness...the most common cause of disability of walking when arising from sitting is degenerative arthritis of the knees ... Read More
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