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Knee Pain After Standing Long Periods
It varies: Check your DEXA scan every 2 years and then you will be able to stay ahead of the curve. ...Read more
First: Get an evaluation by a Doctor to exclude any serious problems. If there is no serious problems found, then you can wear an ace-like bandage which is not too tight to give a little support and keep the knee warm. Routine exercise is the best treatment. ...Read more
Depends on examinati: It depends on the cause. You evaluation will detect whether there is swelling, instability, loose bodies, cartilage problems — a whole group of problems we call internal derangement of the knee. There are a variety of causes and that will help define the diagnosis and your treatment. ...Read more
Am experiencing knee pain. It hurts when I walk or stand for long periods. I've had a knee injury before. It goes away when I rest?
Knee pain: Given that you have had a knee injury before the pay may be related. There could be Ligament injury which can get worse if proper rehab is not done. Will be worthwhile seeing your GP and getting it reviews a referee for am mri. ACC could be initiated if it is thought to be injury related ...Read more
I have moderate posterior knee pain on my right knee. It's a constant dry ache and I can't stand on it for long periods of time. What is this?
Bakers cyst: There are a number of possibilities and you may want to be checked. Among the more common causes is known as a bakers cyst, which is a herniation of the posterior aspect of the knee capsule between two tendons in the back of the knee. The cyst is sometes associated with internal derangement of the knee such as a tear of the meniscus, so again, consider being checked. Thank you. ...Read more
Month of posterior knee pain after initial period of prolonged standing. No osteoarthritis. Feels, but doesn't appear, swollen. Pain with bending.
Bakers cyst: Bakers cysts could follow prolonged standing and could cause pain. A Bakers cyst is fluid accumulating behind the knee. Swelling and tenderness are usually felt behind the knee and could be diagnosed by an ultrasound or MRI of the knee. Plain xrays usually will not show the problem. Good luck ...Read more
Sharp Knee pain when sitting for long periods of time like in a car around kneecap and sometimes in the back feels really tight same if I go run onit?
Insanity workouts made my knee pain & numb for a period so I stopped working out for a month doesn't hurt now but feels odd. Is this serious?
Good Question: The insanity work out is hard on knees. The fact that your knee is feeling better is a good sign that no serious damage was done. I suggest avoiding this type of work out in the future. Instead, try strength training using weights. When training your legs, keep the amount of weight light and do multiple sets (3 or 4) of high reps (20 reps). This will strengthen you knee without causing injury. ...Read more
I've been having period symptoms of knee pain, cramps but my cramps are worse and I have headaches my period isn't for a week?!
I am 28 yr old f.I amhaving watery discharge right after my period ended ..and also having severe knee pain what is the cause?
26 year old. Sexually inactive. Delayed period by a week. First period after was severely ill. Knee pain. Why the delay?
Not abnormal: Sometimes a viral illness can change the menstral cycle. Not abnormal. ...Read more
I been having a lot of back and knee pain. I have to pee alot. I spot reddish brownish only in the morning. My period is a week late. Could I be prego?
Pregnant?: Pregnancy is a possibility. Take a pregnancy test. If it is negative your symptoms is due to something else such as UTI. ...Read more
Getting constant hip/knee pain, made worse by standing/sitting for extended periods. Swollen knees. Stiff jaw on a morning. Don't know why?
Right knee pain fell in twice between 2011/12 on knee. Burns and hurts to bend after standing for short periods of time. Cause? Hist: htn & pcos
My period is 1 week late been dizzy and nauseated no vomiting, back leg and knee pain at night ... Extremely tired . What could this be?
Pregnant?: Probably should get checked to see if u are pregnant if that is possible. ...Read more
Periods late by 4 days, though I am taking Duphaston for pco. Pregnancy test came negative. Got back&knee pain, brown discharge, gas & stomach cramps.
PCO: You did not say how often you are taking that medication. If you are taking it on a daily basis ir just for 5, 10 or 15 days. Always consider pregnancy if you missed your period. If pregnancy, it might be too early to show a positive pregnancy test. However, depending on how you are taking that med, periods might be normal or very light. More info is needed to help you more. ...Read more
Can you develop osteonecrosis /avascular necrosis by being on 40mg prednisone taper over 8 mo period? Sle. Hip/knee pain severe. Off 2mo now worse.
Yes, use of Steroids:
Can result in avn. See an orthopod to have it diagnosed and staged, so treatment could be started.
Good luck. ...Read more
Depends on cause: Knee pain as a result of mild-to-moderate injury to the joint can take 1-6 weeks to heal. More significant injuries can take up to 3 months. Most important thing is to identify the cause of your knee pain. An evaluation done by an orthopaedic surgeon is a good place to start. ...Read more
Knee pain: Best is treating the cause.Get a more detailed answer ›
Please help, severe knee pain, shaky when standing or trying to stand. Was at bedrest long time. Can I get strong?
Why the bed rest: Begin in water work with therapists wieghtassisted treadmill works people have madevit backto marathons-after brain stem strokes I doubt if your as bad off since you can communicate with computer. ...Read more
How long does it band syndrome take to heal? If it does heal will it likely come back? I have had 4 years of knee pain.
It band: Several things can be associated w it band. A tight it band can cause lateral knee pain distally particularly in runners. It can snap near the hip. Physical therapy directed at hip abductor strengthing and special stretches for it band can be beneficial. Avid runnets thwn will need to continue to keep these areas strong and stretched out to prevent it from coming back. ...Read more
During long hike, going uphill was fine. On downhill, sharp knee pain under kneecap. Any ideas? Why only pain on downhill not uphill? Thank you.
Intermittent right knee pain and swelling, severe stretched knee pain awakens me at night for past 3 days, pain increases with prolonged stretch/bend?
I have knee pain that flairs up when I keep it bent too long. It started months ago, after a knife injury to the knee. Is knee pain like this serious?
Knee locking: You should have this discussion with your surgeon. If he does not give you a satisfactory answer and solution, it is okay to get a second opinion. ...Read more
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