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my knee burns when i kneel

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
This may be: Compression/entrapment of your common peroneal nerve. There are some common locations of nerve entrapments in the body. This is one. If this is the co ... Read More
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Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Neuroma: You may have what is call small neuroma or small benign tumor of some of the superficial nerves around the knee joint.
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A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Possible bursitis: The have in front bursa(could more than) some time get inflamed which could cause that burning, also if you have arthitis behind the knee cap could do ... Read More
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Patellar pressure: I agree with dr hadied, but since you feel this when you kneel this suggests pre-patellar bursitis. This is the bursa on top of the kneecap. So ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: It is probably the beginning of osteoarthritis. Exercise your knees. Apply warm water bottle around the knee. You can take Motrin over the counter for ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Dougherty
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Tendonitis: Sounds a lot like tendinitis and this can be from a number of causes. Stretching and hip strengthening exercises are important. Vitamin supplements ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
NMS but: Since you have been waiting for awhile, I would venture to guess that you may have a problem with your knee cap (patellar).
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Knee pain: It would be helpful to know where your knee hurts and if you have any other symptoms. For now ice and ibuprofen. If it worsens you may need to see a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
?: Seek attention of an orthopedic surgeon.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: I have no idea what burns means. I would suggest you have the knee examined to determine the cause.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Many reasons: Lateral (outer) knee pain common causes include arthritis, knee-cap problems, lateral meniscal tear, itb syndrome, bursitis, lateral ligament complex ... Read More
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