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A 38-year-old member asked:

How to make the osgood schlatter in my knee hurt less during sport?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 54 years experience
Get a 2nd opinion: Osgood- schlatter in a 38 year old? Very unusual. Get another opinion.
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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 19 years experience
Take a break: Osgood Schlatter disease is a process in which the bone is dying off where a muscle and ligament attach below the knee joint due to stress and trauma to that area. You need a break first from sports and secondly if not getting better you may need to consider platelet or stem cell therapy to heal those tissues before getting back to sports. Check out Regenexx.Com for options.
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