A 41-year-old member asked:
could fluid in the knee release itself naturally?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Timothy Trainor answered
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Usually: It depends on the cause of the fluid. If it is an acute trauma, the fluid usually dissipates on its own over the course of a few weeks. If it is someone who has severe arthritis in the knee, the fluid may remain much longer and be difficult to resolve.
Answered on Apr 1, 2016
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