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Constant and shooting pains around the knee, unable to straighten and cant put any pressure on knee ?

Constant and shooting pains around the knee, unable to straighten and cant put any pressure on knee ?

Knee sprain/strain: U didn't mention mechanism of injury.U r 24 ,so one assumes there was an episode,a trauma,possibly recalled,and not a spontaneous presentation.In any event,if you can't bear weight,stand on it or walk normally,this needs to be examined and likely x-Rays ordered.In the mean time,rest,ice(. 20 min every 4-6 hrs),elevation and ace bandage for swelling. ...Read more

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I have feeling of pressure below knee after amputation, what do you suggest?

I have feeling of pressure below knee after amputation, what do you suggest?

Phantom pains: Sensations where your limb was, are called phantom pains and come in all varieties and are common. Massage therapy above the amputation site using both hands at the same time on both limbs at the same location (start at both upper thighs and rub towards knees) can help. There are several medications that can be added. Proper fit to your prosthesis is also important. Be well. ...Read more

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Tkr 2/6. Did well but now have feeling of pressure in knee or that there is something keeping me from bending it as much. What could be the problem?

Tkr 2/6. Did well but now have feeling of pressure in knee or that there is something keeping me from bending it as much. What could be the problem?

Swelling: It could be swelling inside the knee joint (an effusion) which could require drainage. The swelling could also be outside the joint ( in the soft tissues), wher the best treatment would be ice and elevation. ...Read more

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Pain/pressure in knee and ankle when i walk or stand. Slight cramoing and pain in foot also whike resting, standing or walking. 28/f. Healthy.?

Pain/pressure in knee and ankle when i walk or stand.  Slight cramoing and pain in foot also whike resting, standing or walking.  28/f.  Healthy.?

I would : Entertain the possibility of a mechanical cause such as a flatfoot or hyper pronated foot. Arthritic possibilities must also be considered. Finally, pain in one joint, could be the problem which ultimately causes pressure on the next...So a physical exam in person by a doctor would be a good idea. ...Read more

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Hi guys still concerned about compartment syndrome legs and arms still cold breathing is still disrupted pressure under knee bone and burning pain?

Hi guys still concerned about compartment syndrome legs and arms still cold breathing is still disrupted pressure under knee bone and burning pain?

Compartment symdrome: Compartment syndrome is a medical emergency. It is seen in trauma of limbs and after fracture of a bone. If this is a consideration you should go to an emergency room immediately for proper care. ...Read more

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Can your weight put pressure on your knee?

Can your weight put pressure on your knee?

Yes: 1 pound of weight equals 4 -6 pounds of pressure on your knees when you walk or run. Heavier individuals have more frequent joint problems and have more frequent joint replacement surgery. ...Read more

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Im feeling pain and heavy pressure on my knee what is it?

Knee pains: can come from a long list of possibilities. If it persists or if there is instability of your knee, you need to see an orthopedic surgeon who can review your history and perform an exam of the concerning area. If there is not history of trauma or instability, you could also see a rheumatologist who can evaluate you for other causes of knee pain. ...Read more