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Pain in knee joint and back.

Pain in knee joint and back.

Check out this link.: If it gets worse, see your dr and consider getting an xray to check for arthritis. Take care! http://www.Webmd.Com/pain-management/knee-pain/. ...Read more

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Dr. Stratos Christianakis
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Joints (Definition)

Joints are parts of the body, formed by the cartilage-covered ends of bones plus the strong, flexible ligaments that attach the bones to one another. Movements at the joints in the body allow the different parts of the body to move in ...Read more


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What causes swelling on the knee joint?

What causes swelling on the knee joint?

Injury or arthritis: Injury or some type of arthritis, as well as some types of inflammatory diseases can cause your symptoms. You should see your doctor for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to treat a dislocated knee joint?

How to treat a dislocated knee joint?

Orthopedic Emergency: A knee joint dislocation (tibiofemoral joint) is an orthopaedic emergency. Neurovascular injury needs to be evaluated and managed acutely. Immediate reduction is paramount to the longterm viability of limb presence and function. Once reduction is obtained and maintained (usually via bracing), consideration for surgical repair/reconstruction is undertaken. ...Read more

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Pain in knee joint travelling down left side to ankle?

Pain in knee joint travelling down left side to ankle?

Go see an : Orthopedist to have the knee examined so you don't cause any further injury while walking on it. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of arthroscopy on the knee joint?

What are the side effects of arthroscopy on the knee joint?

Pain swelling: Since you do invade the joint with the scope, your joint responds like it has been injured. Pain, swelling, stiffness, leg soreness. Post scope, gentle exercises, stationary bike, pain meds, ice, and rest are all helpful in the recovery. Don't be impatient, recovery often takes longer than expected. Give your joint time and gentle care. ...Read more

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I want to know what's the remedy for very painful knee joint?

I want to know what's the remedy for very painful knee joint?

I always recommend: Evaluation for a chronic or sever problem. However, acupuncture is excellent for reducing pain ; inflammation ; improving range of motion for many types of knee pain. ...Read more

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What should I do for severe pain in knee joint if I have osteoporosis?

What should I do for severe pain in knee joint if I have osteoporosis?

Knee injection.: Knee pain generally is not related to osteoporosis. Degenerative arthritis is a common cause. After x-ray or MRI an orthopaedic surgeon can decide what type of injection might help. Surgery may be necessary in some cases. ...Read more

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I have soft tissue swelling in my Right knee joint. How I'll be cured?

I have soft tissue swelling in my Right knee joint. How I'll be cured?

Treated or cured.: The first step is determining the nature and cause of the swelling. A history and evaluation is the starting point. Seek the consultation from an orthopedic surgeon and you are on your way for resolution. ...Read more

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I'm permanently swollen and have a painful knee joint, what could this be?

I'm permanently swollen and have a painful knee joint, what could this be?

Arthritis: It could be a number of different things, including arthritis, infection, or an injury. You should get evaluated to get a proper diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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Hello doctor please help me eith my knee joint paining recently what will I do?

Hello doctor please help me eith my knee joint paining recently what will I do?

Get an Evaluation: First you need a diagnosis before any treatment can be recommended. You ned to be seen by a competent physician for an examination to determine if you need X-ray or MRI or just Physical Therapy or other interventions. ...Read more

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What happens to you if there is an infection in the knee joint under the capsule?

What happens to you if there is an infection in the knee joint under the capsule?

Unsure?: By your quesiton, I am unsure. However, if you believe you have an infections in your knee, anywhere, please see a doctor immediately and have it examined and appropriately treated. Knee infections are very serious and the sooner it is treated, the better. Don't delay. Get seen! ...Read more

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My sister has got ganglion cyst on her knee joint. How is this typically treated?

My sister has got ganglion cyst on her knee joint. How is this typically treated?

Depends: Ganglion cysts (also known as Baker's Cysts) are synovial cysts of the knee joint. In most cases they are treated conservatively. In cases where they are very large they can be drained but often recur. Very large cysts are best excised in very rare circumstances ...Read more

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I have a problem with masturbation and feel pain in the knee joint, what do I do?

I have a problem with masturbation and feel pain in the knee joint, what do I do?

Stop: stop what is causing the pain, see your PCP for an evaluation. over the counter ibuprofen is good for knee pain. not sure what your masturbation problem is but you could seek out a psychotherapist that specializes in sexual problems. ...Read more

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Knee joint problems and need help in exercise class but instructor keeps pushing me?

Knee joint problems and need help in exercise class but instructor keeps pushing me?

Exercise class: Back off with the more strenuous, painful exercises. Stick with light weight and stretching til you get painless good range of motion at the joint. If still problems, see the orthopedc surgeon. ...Read more

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What can I do to lower my anxiety level if i'm about to have a knee joint aspiration?

What can I do to lower my anxiety level if i'm about to have a knee joint aspiration?

Many things: First, understand what's causing your anxiety - is it the procedure or what the illness is? Are you worried about your knee function? Anxiety indicates that you are worried about potential danger, so understanding what you're specifically worried about can help you cope. ...Read more

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How to reduce uric acid crystals formed on knee joint in case of gout. What food to take?

How to reduce uric acid crystals formed on knee joint in case of gout. What food to take?

Diet may help some: You're already on zyloprim (allopurinol) / Allopurinol for your uric acid / gout. Uric acid crystals in your knee are likely to dissolve as the medication does its work. Your physician may or may not feel that some dietary restrictions may be helpful, but no magic food cures gout. ...Read more

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