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Could you please tell me what is the possible diagnosis of child with limp ,knee pain,elevated rotation of the hip with reduced flexion&extension?
Difficult to say for: sure without an exam. It could be toxic synovitis which is caused by a virus, but also could be a bacterial infection or other serious issue. So, please see your doctor/have the child seen by a doctor, either the primary care doctor, or an orthopedist or the emergency room. ...Read more
Had rt tkr may 8 -120 degree flex ion after manipulation. However still medial pain grabs time when step or flex. Limp. Occ knee sl buckle x4. Cause?
Varying levels of pain in thigh, weakness and stiffness in knee, limp, "dent" in thigh, associated with accident 1+ year ago, should I be concerned?
Be seen: I would definitely think it would be wise to followup and be thoroughly evaluated for the cause of your current symptoms. I would not be worried so much as just would want to know the specific reason for your symptoms and whether or not something else should be done. ...Read more
I felt some pain in my knee after playing soem football. I am able to walk around but i limp and the knee is not swollen. Is this a serious injury?
Varies : It varies somewhat, based upon the specific cause. It might be reasonable to ice it down and rest it, if it does resolved over 3-5 days it probably was a minor injury. If it does not get better, or worsens at any point, I would not hesitate to be seen for it. ...Read more
My son is 11 years old and has a limp. Done xrays on knees and hips. Nothing wrong. No injury. What should I ask the dr to do besides watch it.
Exam + bloodwork: There are so many possible causes for limp in a child. This depends on how long, the kind of limping and what else is going on (fever, pain, rash, history of trauma/ sports). It would be good idea for you to bring him in and discuss with his pediatrician and have him evaluated with a good exam and bloodwork - possibly testing blood count, infection, lyme disease, and rheumatologic markers. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Could I have torn something? I have slaughter's disease in my knees and have had a constant pain in one knee for a little over a week. I can't walk without a limp and when one knee pops i sometimes either stumble or even fall. What could I have done?
It's : It's possible you may have torn a something. Was there any traumatic injury to your knee before the pain started? If you have joint line pain or a catch/locking sensation in your knee you may have a torn meniscus. The if the pain does not go away the next step may be to get an MRI of your knee. ...Read more
I have knee pain in both knees all the time for about 3 months now i can not bend and starting too limp badly?
See the DOC!!!: You've waited too long already. You need medical attention. See a rheumatologist or orthopedic surgeons. You will now develop secondary biomechanical issues. Please, do it quickly! ...Read more
Bilateral plica removal and knee cleanup 4 days ago. Can walk with a limp but unstable. Should I use the crutches at a crowded event tomorrow?
I'm 23 year old. Post CS since 9 days.
Now I have bilateral lower limp pitting oedema since 4 days.
The level is below the knee. What's the cause?
Get Checked!: Leg edema can be a sign of Deep Venous Thrombosis. Without a thorough examination it is difficult to say about your condition. I suggest you see your Physician and ask specifically about "Blood Clots"! If you have any shortness of breath go immediately to the ER. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer