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right knee degenerative joint disease

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
28 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Arthritis pain: Degenerative joint disease (DJD) is a descriptive phrase for arthritis. DJD involves wear and tear to the articular cartilage of the knee. This proc ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Maybe not: Don't know how old you are but early injuries sustained in trauma/accidents over time can lead to degeneration of the joints. If you are still under ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: Yes. It is not impossible, but certainly far from the norm for a 30 year old to have djd.
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
No.: And it should not. Many no-surgical remedies and finally knee replacements. This should not diable a sixty year old since treatments exist to greatly ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
No: Degenerative joint disease per se cannot cause chf. But using antiinflammatories for a long time may cause chf.
A female asked:
Dr. Gary Sterba
46 years experience Rheumatology
Nop: Are we talking about Vicodin. No note really . Vicodin is a strong medication for pain that should not be used for this kind of problems . The problem ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Calf pain: Consult your doctor to see if you have a deep vein thrombosis
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Nelson
22 years experience Neurology
See your doctor: This could represent a blood clot in your leg. The fact that it is one sided and rapidly changing is what i find concerning.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Possisble: It is possible that Osteoarthritis is the cause of this but there could other types of arthritis or some vascular issue such as a blood clot or lymphe ... Read More
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