A 35-year-old member asked:
Could it be alright to have a leg amputated to get rid of frequent knee pain?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Sports Medicine 27 years experience
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Podiatry 22 years experience
Yes, possible option: Depending on the underlying cause of the pain, amputation is an option.
4.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 31-year-old member asked:
How can I get rid of my constant sharp knee pain?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Pain Management 17 years experience
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 46-year-old member asked:
I was just wondering how can I get rid of my knee pain?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Many causes: Many possibilities. Often related to knee instability. Have knee medial-lateral stability checked. Then ? Rheumatologist or orthopedic surgeon.
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 28, 2014
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