A 48-year-old member asked:
Do most people need crutches for tendonitis in the knee?
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Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Crutches - exception: Crutches are the exception rather than the rule. But if the problem is severe and persistent then crutches could unload the tendons and allow them to heal. You should discuss crutches with you physician and/or therapist.S.
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Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
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Last updated Apr 25, 2015
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