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A 21-year-old male asked:

My knee clicks when u stand up i had pain there in last month it's gone now but theres still a click and it's very loud?

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Dr. Stanley Tao
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Probably normal: A painless clock standing up (even loud) is common and normal. Usually from kneecap moving on femur bone. Painful clicks are different and may need an imaging study.

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