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pulled muscle above knee

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Dr. Christopher Ferguson
18 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a doctor: Persistent pain after a trauma such as falling off a ladder needs to be evaluated by a physician. Pain behind the knee after a fall could be a torn me ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends.: It is possible, but it may also be a baker's cyst, which can indicate that there is something structurally wrong within your knee.
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A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: It is hard to say without more information. Certainly would be unusual to describe a 15 month old child having knee pain as a "pulled muscle". If it ... Read More
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Dr. Jane Lykins
24 years experience Family Medicine
Get an x-ray: This definitely calls for an x-ray right away, as refusing to bend a limb is a worrisome sign in an infant, especially one that isn't walking yet. If ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Adhesions: Probably you broke loose some intraarticular adhesions, they may cause some bleeding and swelling and when that happens you limp.Ice it and should get ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Muscle spasm: Anti inflammatory meds and local moist heat will help you get well faster. Good Luck
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: Grit your teeth and to it without delay. To be brave, act brave. Until you find you, you won't have peace.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It could be pulled : Muscle around the knee or could be some related to lower back in which the pain will be radiating from the buttock to the knee. Do you have any numbn ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Could be a number of: Possibilities; 1) muscle strain which can occur even in a sedentary person, after low level activities like climbing stairs, or a rapid walk, or runni ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Calf pain: Need more info , How long have you had this ? Any history of trauma ? What medications do you take ? Any recent log distant travel or recent surgery. ... Read More
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