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my knee slips when i squat

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
No: But with any stress on a joint you will have a worn joint over time.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depend: All depend weather you are squatting with weights on your shoulder or not or weather you have already chondromalacia of your knee cap(wearing out of t ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can check: An orthopedic doctor or a sports medicine doctor can check to see why a knee would "give out" ("give out" has different meanings to different people, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Hacker
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Its ok: Squatting itself is not a problem and is a normal activity, however if you do this repetitively, and it becomes painful, it could be causing damage. ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: There is problem in the joint between the knee cap and the thigh bone (arthritis).
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Moshe Lewis
24 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Could be diet relatd: It would be best for you to see your doctor to rule out a dietary deficiency as the is an atypical presentation for someone so young. Your primary car ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Crepitations: Due to bone grinding on bone caused by osteoarthropathies.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Saradarian
33 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: If your knee is not swollen, the inability to straighten it completely or bend it means that something is physically blocking the joint. However, squ ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Common: That is not an uncommon occurrence especially if you stand up too quickly which doesn't give your circulation enough time to reach your brain. You may ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Tendon or kneecap: Either the patella is rubbing over the cartilage and snapping into place or more likely one of the tendons is snapping over an edge of bone when it ti ... Read More
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