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knee pain when sitting

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Pushkarewicz
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Getting out of a low chair can be stressful on the knees and a higher seat should make it less stressful. Another simple way to lessen knee pain aft ... Read More
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Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
You knees - gelling: We call this gelling when you sit a while and your joints get stiff like gello after setting. This can be related to knee joint arthritis, or knee ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Stop doing it.: Don't sit cross legged.
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
34 years experience Hand Surgery
Knee pain: From postion and tourque can mean a meniscal tear or an arthritic bone surface at the joint line, true dont do it is correct but if the pain progresse ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Inside or outside: If inside can be torn meniscus, arthritis, synovitis. If outside can be ligament or it band or meniscus.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Talac
28 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Anterior knee pain. : I think you may have weak quad muscle putting increased load on knee cap resulting in pain. Other option is knee cap injury with cartilage damage and ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Feinberg
36 years experience Rheumatology
Knee, hip, back: If the thigh problem is immediately above the knee this could be a knee problem (cartilage, bakers cyst, joint problem). Knee pain rarely radiates up ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Meniscus: See your orthopedic surgeon for partial meniscectomy/repair if you have mechanical symptoms of locking or painful clicking.
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A member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Sciatica, piriformis syndrome, lumber stenosis, knee arthritis are most likely culprits.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
U must've injured-: -Ur self, it could B a cartilage tear or ACL, if not injury go 2 ER. Also a good place 2 go if not able 2 C Ur orthopedic surgeon.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
OA vs PFPS: Two possibilities are most likely. The first is osteoarthritis, or wear and tear ("rust in the joint"). This is usually in middle-age people but can ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Varady
Specializes in Family Medicine
Conservative care : Could be an injury to the soft tissue structures within the knee, possibly the meniscus. I would treat with conservative care: rest, ice, and perhaps ... Read More
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