A 30-year-old male asked:
Knee trouble, buzzing/pulsing sensation esp. when lying down. feeling of pressure within kneecap. knee pain when leg straightened rigid. mri clear.
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Dr. Charles Ruotoloanswered
Orthopedic Surgery 28 years experience
Patellofemoral syn.: This sounds like patellofemoral syndrome. You should be evaluated by an orthopedist to confirm but this typically is treated with physical therapy.
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