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I have a burning sensation on the outside of my left knee mainly when I bend down but it is sensitive to the touch what could it be?

I have a burning sensation on the outside of my left knee  mainly when I bend down but it is sensitive to the touch what could it be?

Be seen: It sounds like a sprained ligament, but could be other things as well. See your physician for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more

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I get a burning sensation at the back of my left knee whenever i crouch on the floor it only lasts 5 minutes it's it something i need to worry about?

I get a burning sensation at the back of my left knee whenever i crouch on the floor it only lasts 5 minutes it's it something i need to worry about?

Suggest: Have your doctor check for presence of Baker cyst, or cartilage/ ligamentous issues afflicting your knee. This may represent a mere strain/ sprain, but if persists, get this looked at. ...Read more

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Help! I have burning in left knee and arm?

Help! I have burning in left knee and arm?

Need more info: As you pain in only your left arm and left knee, it can be due to peripheral nerve damage or something more serious, best to check with your doctor. ...Read more

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My left knee towards the outside hurts almost like a burning pain when i put weight on it or bend it far, what could this be? For a week now

My left knee towards the outside hurts almost like a burning pain when i put weight on it or bend it far, what could this be?  For a week now

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Burning sensation under left knee in when trying to touch my toes sitting flat on the ground. Im 16, any idea what causes this?

Burning sensation under left knee in when trying to touch my toes sitting flat on the ground. Im 16, any idea what causes this?

Hamstring tightness: The location you described is that of your hamstring tendon. If it is tight, when you try to stretch it, it will burn and hurt. Continue to GENTLY stretch it, and eventually it will loosen up and the pain will fade. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have a burning, stinging severe pain on the outside of my left knee when kneeling...even when climbing onto my soft mattress.

Iliotibial band: could be inflammation of distal iliotibial band, could be knee arthritis or meniscal tear. I would start with NSAID treatment, barring no contraindications (ulcer, kidney disease). I would at least obtain an X ray of the knee and trial of physical therapy. You can seek interventional pain medicine, and seek injections. If symptoms dont resolve, then you should get an MRI. best of luck ...Read more