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Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Knee cyst: Bakers cyst cam arise from meniscall tears inside of knee.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Bakers cyst: Usually bakers cyst does not require any intervention unless it hurts. Over time, it can shrink.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depend on the: Location of that cyst, some time you have to go through the knee , some time from outside of then knee.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Baker's Cyst: I believe you are referring to a Baker׳s cyst which is normally located behind the knee
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Durgin
19 years experience General Surgery
Knee pain: If you're having knee pain and the MRI showed an abnormality i would suggest an orthopedic consultation to discuss your options.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shari Jackson
20 years experience Radiology
Several issues: Chondromalacia means you have abnormal cartilage in the inside part of your knee where the kneecap (patella) sits. Everything else means you have flu ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
26 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Inflammation: Your knee is inflamed. See a doctor. Consider lifestyle changes to address underlying inflammation. Try anti-inflammatory foods; avoid inflammatory fo ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cyst full of fluids: A baker's cyst is a fluid-filled cyst that causes a bulge and a feeling of tightness behind your knee. The pain can get worse when you fully flex or e ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: You have not asked a question but those results are consistent with significant osteoarthritis.
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A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Most likely: most likely yes but it could be a simple surgery done by a scope to repair the tear of course go and see a bone doctor or knee specialist can help yo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Two options: 1-injection of steroid in the cyst with attempt to empty it the same time. 2-excision of the cyst. I would prefer the excision because they send to p ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Hx of Trauma?: These could potentially be caused by a traumatic event earlier in life.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Bailie
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Start with anti-inflammatory meds and rehab. An injection can help pes bursitis but not tendinitis. Have qualified surgeon look at MRI to make sure it ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Arthritis and tear: The cartilage loss is similar to saying you have degenerative arthritis setting up in your knee. The meniscus is a cartilage cushion present in your ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Maybe : The superior plica usually regresses. When it doesn't there may become a time when you need to get it taken care of. Still it doesn't seem to explain ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
? Patellar dislocate: Sounds more like a patellar dislocation. Rx varies with traumatic, 1st time, no trauma involved, also depends on ur alignment . Could b surg repair 2 ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
SurgicalRepair: Posterior Horn of the Medial Meniscus absorbs most of the weight of posterior compartment/This complex tear should be evaluated by a knee surgeon and ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Obviously you have -: -symptoms, so if the trouble is locking, giving way, the findings indicate a mechanical problem in the knee. You need to follow the advice of your ort ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nirav Shah
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Diagnosis MRI?: Looks like a summary of an MRI Report. Grade 2 chondromalacia means you have some like age and activity related softening or wearing away of the arti ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Westford
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: A simple cyst has a very specific benign appearance, while a cystadenocarcinoma usually has characteristics that are pathognomonic for a complex mass. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Baker`s cyst: No, baker`s cyst is an extension of the synovial cavity and membrane from the knee joint. If it is large and causing pain, decrease knee range of moti ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Cannot bend knee: If you cannot bend your knee you may well have a torn meniscus. You should see an orthopedist very soon and get a good exam and probably an MRI and p ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Khondker
12 years experience Internal Medicine
It could be: tendonitis and you may benefit from some fluid drainage..consult with your orthopedist
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Not necessarily: An MRI doesn't give an RA diagnosis anyway. Findings could b consistent with those found in RA but the diagnosis is not made thru an MRI
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