A 16-year-old female asked:
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left knee pain, no swelling or bruising. painful when , often or moved, however no pain when weight bearing. pain when walking on, y because of movement?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Chondromalacia: Knee pain in a 16 year old female is often related to chondromalacia. This involves the joint behind the kneecap. See an orthopedist. Specific exercises often provide good benefit. Of course, other causes for the pain such as tendinitis, bursitis, arthritis of the knee itself are also possible, .
Answered on Nov 29, 2015
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