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A 36-year-old female asked:

was on bed rest for 2 months cause of being sick. now my legs feel wobbly a bit and bone in knee is always sore. any idea why bone is sore?

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Dr. Robert Coles
Orthopedic Surgery 28 years experience
Muscles weak: Deconditioning occurs with prolonged bed rest and multiple studies have demonstrated that and stronger quadriceps muscle reduces the pain. You should start a knee rehabilitation exercise program and if after six or eight weeks you not noticed significant improvement go to a doctor. An exercise bicycle might be a good way to start

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