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Chronic Knee Pain In Young Adults
Hello. I am a young active adult and I have knee pain and I have cracking in my right knee. What could be causing this?
Knee pain: Knee pain can be caused by injury to one if the various parts of the knee, bone, cartilage, ligaments, etc. Some knee pain may be self limiting and will resolve with time but if your symptoms persist i would recommend seeing your doctor and having your knee examined. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic knee pain for 10 yrs, MRI from 8 yrs ago was normal. feels good when pressure applied. was cheerleader when younger. what's the cause of pain?
Young adult that was very active in school sports and now always has bad knee pain and ankle pain (prev torn lig) during cold weather.
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Physical Therapy: The most common cause of chronic knee pain is a condition called patellofemoral pain syndrome. This condition causes pain in the front of your knees. Its due to muscle weakness in the hip flexors, and quadriceps, along with a tight it band. Usually best treated with physical therapy. A home exercise program can be a good start. See this link for such a program http://nycsportsmed.Com/knee-foot-and-ankle.Html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rest, stretch, NSAID: Teens can have a variety of reasons for knee pain. Get checked by an orthopaedic surgeon for a definitive diagnosis. It can be growth related and self limiting requiring activity reduction at times and rest or anti-inflammatories. But, you much get checked to make sure its not a rare serious problem. ...Read more
I did landscaping for six years.Since then I have had chronic back and knee pain what should I do?
See below: Most people have had a minor knee problem at one time or another. Injuries are the most common cause of knee problems. Sudden (acute) injuries may be caused by a direct blow to the knee or from abnormal twisting, bending the knee, or falling on the knee. Pain, bruising, or swelling may be severe and develop within minutes of the injury. Nerves or blood vessels may be pinched or damaged. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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