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why do my knees feel like they are burning

A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are many potential causes. In general, bicycling uphill is going to require more forced to be applied to propel you forward than riding on leve ... Read More
Dr. Stephen Matta
13 years experience Sports Medicine
Is it your glutes?: When climbing hills on a bike you use more hip extension/gluteal muscle strength which is a common area of weakness in athletes known as "dead butt sy ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Arthritis feels like: What you've described. See your doctor for an evaluation.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Duggan
36 years experience Podiatry
Knee pain: Several possibilities. If there are no other areas of complaints. See an orthopaedic. To find the cause. Both knees painfull and swollen is not normal ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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Inflammation: Inflammation in joints can do this. Very common cause is vit d deficiency. Suggest 1. Colchicine 1 mg bd 2. Traumeel 1 t d s 3. Sentry D one daily 3. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Joint infection: Studies show septic arthritis causes swelling warmth pain tenderness, IMO the most important cause to rule out. Also, gout, pseudogout, ligament tear ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Inwood
34 years experience Podiatry
Knees: See your orthopedist ! good luck.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Joint/nerve irritate: You must be examined for joint and nerve irritation. Never ignore joint or calf pain.
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Dr. David Bailie
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: Could be a meniscus tear or still in rehab phase from your surgery. You should see your surgeon.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Interesting: The burning you feel may actually be a pinched nerve in your low back when laying down at night.I would see your family physician regarding this.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amir Khan
Dr. Amir Khan answered
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Possibly your back: Extremity nerve compression problems, tendinits or knee problems could cause your symptoms. More likley the burning down the leg could be from sciatic ... Read More

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