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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Malik
23 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Tendinitis: It could be some kind of tendonitis...Is there any specific position it hurts in? Like maybe only when you lay down and the leg is fully straight (wit ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
52 years experience Rheumatology
Knee pains : Need thorough clinical exam followed by appropriate investigations for cause and treatment by your physician, internist or a rheumatologist.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Wang
Dr. Gary Wang answered
40 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Knee pain: You may have fluid in side your knee. The most relaxed position of knee is on half bending. If you lying with knee straight, the pressure inside knee ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradley Butkovich
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
PFPS: Also known as patellofemoral pain syndrome could certainly be the cause. Typically in women. Sitting with knees bent can make it worse. Essentially ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Ruotolo
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Patellofemoral syn.: This sounds like patellofemoral syndrome. You should be evaluated by an orthopedist to confirm but this typically is treated with physical therapy.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It could be a sprain: Strain, tendinitis, bursitis, arthritis etc. Try applying warm compress and taking nsaids for now. Go see your dr for reassurance!
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Pearle
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get it checked: Severe knee pain with motion in a 39 yo is often a sign of a structural problem within the knee. Often a torn and displaced meniscus fragment will ca ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Hip/Knee pain: There can be several causes of hip and knee pain ranging from: 1) injury or disease localized to the hip or knee joint and/or 2) referred pain. The ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Dougherty
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Pain the knee can be due to tendonitis, plica, cartilage wear, synovitis, weakness, vitamin deficiency. Just too many possibilities without a proper ... Read More
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