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Knee pain when moving side to side?

Knee pain when moving side to side?

Many causes get seen: The knee can hurt moving side to side for a variety of reasons. Your meniscus in your knee can be injured causing pain, your ligaments can be strained, you can have a stress fracture of your femur or tibia, your muscle insertions can be inflamed, you can have an inflammatory arthritis. Less likey but other causes: gout, lyme disease, recent illness, tumor. Get seen by orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Dr. Frederick Buechel
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Knee Pain (Definition)

Knee pain is a clinical finding in which the joint (where the bones meet) of the knee is painful to move. This can occur with Injury, arthritis, crystal build up in joints, ...Read more


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What the knee pain that can be brougt out gradually by moving the knee or standing , and what knee pain that can be cured by splinting the knee?

What the knee pain that can be brougt out gradually by moving the knee or standing , and what knee pain that can be cured by splinting the knee?

You need specifics : We need a specific diagnosis Many different ailments can effect the knee. Bone, cartilage, tendon , ligaments and even decreased muscle tone and strength . Your physician will evaluate these issues to help advise you. ...Read more

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Severe knee pain, hurts when bending/moving.Has been hurting about a week now.Started out of no where, did not fall on it.Also getting charlie horses ?

Severe knee pain, hurts when bending/moving.Has been hurting about a week now.Started out of no where, did not fall on it.Also getting charlie horses ?

See details: There are several possibilities although pain into the calf area often suggests a tear. Tendinitis is also possible as is chondromalacia and even an inflammatory arthritis if the knee is swollen. See an orthopedist if the pain persists. ...Read more

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What can I do about severe knee pain? Since december, I have had severe knee pain. I woke up one morning, and i could not move because of the severe pain. The pain is worse in the morning, but once i start moving around I am fine. I can walk all day long,

What can I do about severe knee pain? Since december, I have had severe knee pain. I woke up one morning, and i could not move because of the severe pain. The pain is worse in the morning, but once i start moving around I am fine. I can walk all day long,

Could be arthritis: Arthritis frequently manifests as pain with the onset of activity and then improves with continued activity, and may get worse with too much activity. Anti-inflammatory medicines are a good place to start. Exercise and weight loss also help. ...Read more

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How to treat knee pain on anterolateral side with swelling?

RICE: Begin with rice, and limiting your activity. Once your pain and swelling subside gradually return to your desired level of activity. If you fail to improve, see an orthopedist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause ankle pain and knee pain on the right side of my body?

What can cause  ankle pain and  knee pain on the right side of my body?

Get diagnosed first: There are a number of things that can cause swelling in the ankles and feet. This is a very nonspecific symptom. I recommend that someone swelling in these areas should be seen by orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon for a definitive diagnosis so that appropriate treatment can be started. You can find one in your area at: www.Orthodoc.Aaos.Org/foot ankle. ...Read more

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I am on Naproxyn for knee pain. Can it be taken on a regular basis. If so, what are the side effects ?

I am on Naproxyn for knee pain. Can it be taken on a regular basis. If so, what are the side effects ?

See details: The major risk is GI including ulcers and bleeds. I do want my patient to take it long term. If it is, then a protein pump inhibitor such as Prilosec should also be taken daily to protect the GI tract. ...Read more

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I'm a runner and currently am recovering from knee pain on my inner side of my knee. Would wearing a knee support prevent recurring pain in the futur?

I'm a runner and currently am recovering from knee pain on my inner side of my knee. Would wearing a knee support prevent recurring pain in the futur?

Prevent, no.: You are likely to progress, whether you wear it or not, even run or not. It is very unlikely that you have heard the last from your knee. It will speak again, the support will make it speak softly, less frequently and not scream. ...Read more

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