A 29-year-old male asked:
i had knee weakness for a 1 'n half month, no pain, sometimes popping, some swelling below the patella. recently gotten slightly worse, any advice?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Clinton Fox answered
21 years experience Family Medicine
Patellar bursitis: Sounds like patellar or prepatellar bursitis. Ice and some rest to knee may help. Also Advil (ibuprofen) or alleve daily may benefit. If not better or worsening may need to see ortho, possible cortisone injection.
Answered on Jul 28, 2014
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