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Milpitas, CA
A 43-year-old female asked:

Knee swollen and i had an xray done on left knee and shows fluid and dr said no need to drain. i teach zumba once a week. can i still teach zumba?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: Fluid in the knee can be due to different causes most of which have treatment to control the symptoms. Hope depending on the analysis of synovial fluid your doctor will decide on the best treatment to enable you to do zumba.
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