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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Smith
40 years experience Family Medicine
Back pain: plain film XRays are not enough to determine persistent Los back pain. You need and MRI. Talk with your doctor it sounds like a disc problem. But wo ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Muscle, tendon or Ba: This could be msucle, tendon or a Baker's cyst. Your physician can evlauate you see which one if these it is.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
41 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a specialist.: See a non-surgical sports medicine specialist, who can sort out your symptoms, and come up with a diagnosis, and a treatment plan.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See orthopedist: Then see an orthopedist and have the knee evaluated.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Coles
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several possibile: You may have referred pain from you lower back that progressed and the acupuncture was coincidental. It is unusually of acupuncture to make it worse ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No : No xrays show bone, but not muscles or other soft tissues. MRI shows soft tissues.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharon Joag
18 years experience Podiatry
Compensation : Your symptoms are typical of compensation pain. Your right lower extremity is taking on most of the work, as your left side is unable to. Recommend t ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Leg cramps/knee pain: E stim can help for pain but not the underlying issue- why is the knee swollen? Injury/ arthritis? overuse kneeling? .With swollen knee/ leg would ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Strain: Muscle or ligament strain or overuse is likely. Knee tendonitis is another possibility. Perhaps inappropriate footwear or poor walking technique were ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Atkins
10 years experience Pediatrics
Get a 2nd opinion: Maybe a different approach to your pain may be warranted if your current treatment plan is ineffective. I would seek care from a physical therapist ... Read More

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