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I have sharp pain in the joint line on right knee. xrays are normal. what now? knee pain

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Dr. Kyle Stier answered

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Treat or test: If you have joint pain with normal x-rays the next step would be to treat the symptoms with anti-inflammatories, rest, ice and time; consider physical therapy and/or injection of corticosteroid, and also consider MRI for further diagnsotic value. If you had a significant trauma then I would recommend MRI and if not initial treatment wouldn't change with MRI and I'd start with the basics listed.

Answered 4/24/2020

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