A member asked:

When i kneel down my left knee feels like glass is in it and pain shoots down the side of my leg?

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Dr. Kevin Freedman answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Pre-patellar bursiti: This sounds like pre-patellar bursitis. That's an inflammation of the tissue in front of the knee. It commonly hurts with kneeling. Would recommend ibuprofen, icing, and rest. Typically resolves with time.

Answered 1/26/2021



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