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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?!
Knee pain usually is: Not associated with pms but headaches and cramps can be. Wonder if you have a mild viral infection? ...Read more
Can DVT be misdiagnosed? Had 2 ultrasounds(groin to popliteal) two days apart for knee and calf cramps/pain. Constant pain for over 25days. No injury.
Could be different: things. Time to go in for a check up and have it examined, tested, and your PCP may need to further assess what's going on. It can range from sciatica, to electrolyte deficiency, to tendonitis, or any number of things best examined physically to get immediate relief. If it's musculoskeletal, it will be easier to solve, and treat. Get a 2nd opinion from an osteopathic doctor specializing in NMM. ...Read more
Many thoughts: You may have had the patella slip sideways or may have had a piece of cartilage get caught between the upper and lower leg bones. If there is no swelling, heat or redness, one may wish to ice the knee, take some Ibuprofen type medications for pain and rest the joint as much as possible for a few days. If this doesn't work, get seen by pcp or ortho doc. ...Read more
Period 2 days late protected sex no faults in condom, surgey on knee a month ago, cramps low bk pain, pregnant or period arriving soon? White discharge
I get lower back cramps everyday, and sometimes it's so bad that my knee on the same side, for example if the cramps are on the left side of my lower back, my knee will also hurt and stiffen up. Help. What could it possibly be?
See your doctor: If your symptoms are that severe, you need to have your doctor examine you in person immedisately. ...Read more
I rolled over this morning and had a cramp behind my knee. Then i got out of bed and had a cramp behind the opposite knee. What is going on?
Lytes/hydration: We all get that sometimes, like the calf then the top of the foot. Be sure your electrolytes are normal by consulting your md for lab and exam for pulses. Allow good blood flow with good hydration and not compressing your blood flow with folded legs and tight clothing. Overexertion and dehydration also causes that, again needing good hydration. ...Read more
I'm wondering if I should tell the Dr. That I sometimes get a cramp pain on my left knee and I lose strength that I would stop to hold something?
Yes: These are symptoms that can be transient and benign, but also could be helpful in the greater context of your medical health (possible medication side effects, potentially important within the context of other symptoms, etc). Never hesitate to let your doctor know about any concerns/observations you have. Their job is to determine significance. ...Read more
I hurt my knee at dance. It got better but still hurts sometimes, i get a cold feeling in it and this spreads, it also gets cramp. What should I do?
Have knee crepitus, I wear a neoprene sleeve over both knee s while playing ball. I developed a cramp on my left knee, what to do?
# of reasons: Leg cramps occur because of tired muscles (standing long periods, workout), low potassium, venous insufficiency, peripheral arterial disease (pad), and the trigger may be simply stretching in bed. Try stretching exercises, ice massages to area of cramping. Evaluation of your leg veins by a phlebologist (physician who treats venous problems) may be next step. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Why do I get severe leg cramps right below the back of my knees to the point that if I am not careful they will lock?
The Charlie horse: Muscle fatigue/injury, over-used, poor blood cirulation, medication use, neurologic disease, low potassium/calcium etc...Can cause muscle spasm. At times, no cause can be found. Charlie horse or leg cramp often occurs at night and can be quite severe. The true mechanism is not well known. There are treatments, but you should get evaluated by doc first. Keep well hydrated. Good luck. ...Read more
My 7 year old son complains of cramp behind the knee most nights. I give him magnesium tablets but these don't seem to help. What else could I do??
Night cramps: Night cramps in kids have various etiologies (reasons). I would start with 3 simple things if the magnesium isn't working. First, do calf stretches every night before bed. Make it part of his bedtime routine. Second, make sure he is taking plenty of water daily. Divide his weight by 2 and that's how many of ounces of water to drink each day. Finally, try increasing potassium - bananas, pineapple. ...Read more
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