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what would cause my knee to hurt when I lay down

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Ayres
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
It depends: Knee pain can be caused by patella chondromalacia or internal derangement. It can also be referred from an occult hip or lumbar spine problem. Try vm ... Read More
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Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Consider inflammation, injury to cartilage, meniscus, patella, overuse, etc. Also consider referred from spine (disc herniation, etc.).

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Early arthritis?: Especially if u wake with some minor ssx which clears with activity. This is due 2 any inflammation which causes fluid buildup @ nite. ? Does ur ortho ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Several things: Arthritic inflammation, a tear, tendinitis or bursitis. See an orthopedist.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Then see a rheumatologist or orthopedist and have the knee evaluated.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
It could be a sprain: Strain, tendinitis, bursitis, arthritis etc. Try applying warm compress and taking nsaids for now. Go see your dr for reassurance!
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
27 years experience Sports Medicine
Hip/Knee pain: There can be several causes of hip and knee pain ranging from: 1) injury or disease localized to the hip or knee joint and/or 2) referred pain. The ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
52 years experience Rheumatology
Knee pains : Need thorough clinical exam followed by appropriate investigations for cause and treatment by your physician, internist or a rheumatologist.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Pearle
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get it checked: Severe knee pain with motion in a 39 yo is often a sign of a structural problem within the knee. Often a torn and displaced meniscus fragment will ca ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Dougherty
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee pain: Pain the knee can be due to tendonitis, plica, cartilage wear, synovitis, weakness, vitamin deficiency. Just too many possibilities without a proper ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Go to Doctor: Your doctor can examine your knee and determine additional treatment
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You need to see MD: Can't help you on Health Tap you need to be examined possible xrays and other exams. You should be examined by a Orthopedic Physician.
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