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Causes Of Swelling In My Right Knee
Standing on my right knee causes pain that of burning sensation. It lasts secs once i get off knee. No swelling. Fallen on them 10yrs. Nerve damage?
Sounds like you have: Arthritis, or a meniscal tear. The fall might be responsible for the arthritis, but i think its the daily activities with subtle injuries in a susceptible person resulting in a meniscal tear. Its not a nerve issue. See an orthopod and I am sure he'll help you. In the meantime, use a cane for support, as I have seen too many people falling ; making it worse. Good luck. ...Read more
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
I have some swelling on the side of my knee on the inside of my right knee do u know what causes this my doctor put me on steroids for my knee and leg?
For a couple of days I have been dealing with pain and swelling in my right knee. Today, I felt a pop in the right side of the same knee. ?
I have had pain and swelling in my right knee for a couple of days now but today I actually felt a pop in the right side of my knee. What should I do?
Orthopedic surgeon: This combination of signs and symptoms sound like an internal knee derangement and could be due to cartilage or ligament injury. At present rest,elevation,cold applications and,if you can take them,NSAIDS like ibuprofen are the best measures. See an orthopedic surgeon for evaluation and treatment unless signs and symptoms resolve quickly. ...Read more
Pain and swelling in my right knee it hurts really bad after sittting for s long time it hurts to straighten it out I've never had this kind of pain before and it seems like fluid is around the knee cap what should ido?
I have pain and swelling in my right knee. I have a knot just under the kneecap. Xrays were taken. Nothing is broken. MRI is ordered. Do I need it?
Yes: That is the next step in your evaluation of your painful swollen knee. Good luck. ...Read more
Best have it seen to: By your pcp. You could have pulled a muscle in upper thigh or it could just be a hematoma (collection of blood), which will resolve by itself over 7-10 days time. You could apply an icepack, take pain meds and rest the knee would all help. After an examination the correct treatment could be initiated depending on your diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a swelling below my right knee no pain but it's been there for a week and ain't going down wat could it b ?
My right knee keeps swelling and it grinds when I bend it and very painful what could be going on?
Arthritis, advanced: These symptoms are most consistent with moderately advanced arthritis. You need to have an orthopedic evaluation and X-rays in the near future. If you are overweight, you should also consider a weight loss program. For now you may take an anti-inflammatory medication for the pain and swelling, assuming there is no history of gastric ulcers or bleeding from the colon. ...Read more
See details: You can tell him to see a doctor and have the knee evaluated. An orthopedist or rheumatologist would be preferable. ...Read more
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