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A 23-year-old male asked:

i felt some pain and clicking in my knees, a specialist told me that i wore down some cartilage. will that ever go back again , to like it used to be?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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No: It will not regrow. However, that diagnosis would be very unusual in a 23 year old. I would urge getting another opinion about the knee. See a rheumatologist or orthopedist again.

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