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A 25-year-old female asked:

64yr old woman. sharp pain in knee, feels like underneath knee cap only when knee is bent and general weakness. there is no swelling. what can it be?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 50 years experience
Knee pain can be com: And can have many causes , see u orthopedic physician for evaluation and work up.
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Dr. Audie Rolnick
41 years experience
Patellofemoral : Under knee cap is generally related to problems with the patella. 64y.O likely arthritis. 25 Y.O. Possibly chondromalacia.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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