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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yeah...: I hear you..... But i need more detail to give you the right answer - how long you've had, what could have caused it, what other symptoms you might be ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Brezinski
32 years experience Sports Medicine
Diagnosis: There are numerous reasons for knee pain and an evaluation is generally required. Most orthopedics exams are directed at identifying surgical problem ... Read More
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Dr. Craig Morton
17 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Inflammation: Knee pain is a young patient is most commonly caused by inflammation from bursitis, tendonitis, or cartilage degeneration. A good physical exam and p ... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Choquette
34 years experience Pain Management
OTCs and exercise: Tough question. The knee is complicated. You can have torn cartilage, ligament issues, arthritic changes, degenerative disease, just to mention a few ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
31 years experience Pain Management
Depends: There are multiple reasons for knee pain. Specialist (orthopedist, pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation) evaluation is necessary.
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Dr. Mark Brezinski
32 years experience Sports Medicine
Diagnosis: There are numerous reasons for knee pain and an evaluation is generally required. Most orthopedics exams are directed at identifying surgical problem ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kolisek
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Activity related?: Did you injure your knee or is this a chronic problem?
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Dr. Aruna Seneviratne
25 years experience Sports Medicine
Many causes: If you had an injury please seek immediate medical care. If pain is chronic and insidious in onset, it could be a variety of causes, but inflammation, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can see one's doctor: Give doctor the details. General symptoms are common symptoms that a huge proportion of people have at one time or another. For example, symptoms like ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Dehart
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Knee pain can be caused by injury, overuse, arthritis, cancer, hip or spine issues and other things. To help your physician understand your specific ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examina ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Lots: Arthritis, meniscus tear, acl tear, ligament injury, cartilage injury, inflammatory arthritis, gout, tumor, cholesterol medicines, muscle strain, burs ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your PCP: for evaluation, tests, imaging and possible specialist referral.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gwo-Chin Lee
22 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Lower impact: Strategies to minimize knee pain include weight loss (maintenance), activity modifications and a low impact quadriceps strengthening program. Avoidin ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Deirmengian
21 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many things: If you injured it you should see a doc so that you are not making it worse. For mild pain there are many classes of medication including tylenol, (ac ... Read More
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