New York, NY
A 51-year-old female asked:
when i kneel down my left knee feels like glass is in it and pain shoots down the side of my leg?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
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.
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Last updated Jan 26, 2021
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