A 36-year-old female asked:
was weeding & kneeling for 15 minutes. when i stood up, can't bear weight on left knee w/out severe front knee pain. doesn't hurt when sitting. tips?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Varady answered
Specializes in Family Medicine
Conservative care : Could be an injury to the soft tissue structures within the knee, possibly the meniscus. I would treat with conservative care: rest, ice, and perhaps Aleve (naproxen) or similar product. Hopefully it will resolve in short order.
Answered on Jan 11, 2018
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