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Severe Pain Knee
Taking domperidone, Nexium (esomeprazole) appx 8months getting severe pain knees/hips at nite 2-4 times per week also have hiatal hernia is meds causing this?
Malabsorption?: Those medicines could be causing you to have a malabsorption problem where the stomach is not absorbing the nutrients and minerals that it is supposed to. Check out "why stomach acid is good for you" by dr. Jonathan wright. Things like zinc, vit b12, and others may be deficient in you causing your muscles to ache. ...Read more
Likely: You have some structural ligament or meniscal damage or injury. I would see an orthopedic specialist that can help you. You may at least need a brace to wear to limit certain motions to help yourself heal. ...Read more
What should I do for severe pain when knee locking and most of the time. Had 2 previous arthoscopies. Have regular comsultant checks but not sure?
See details: You should get a 2nd opinion with a new orthopedist. ...Read more
My grandfather has been suffering from a severe pain in knees. He has been taking amtolmetin guacil and rosehip tablets. Are there any other supplimen?
When I start to run after several years of no running, I feel in the 3rd day a severe pain at knees and foot. How do I avoid pain and go on running?
Be seen: I would not hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. Did you injure it? If it is so severe that you can not walk it suggests something pretty serious. Among possible considerations would be an occult fracture, an internal derangement of the knee, a sciatica from the irritation of a nerve in the back among other possible considerations. ...Read more
Six weeks post op medial meniscus surgery and loose body removal. Having severe pain behind knee (7 out of 10). What do you think is going on?
Many things possible: Could be just a reaction to overusing it too soon, but the location makes us also worry about blood clot--GET IT CHECKED TONIGHT!!!!! ...Read more
I had 3 scope surgeries done on my knee. Had cartilage tears as well as erosion. Now locks pops loud and severe pain from knee to groin. Also gIves ou?
Should I be concerned if my mother is 41 yrs old she is experiencing severe pain in knee and elbow joints what could it be?
Got RA. Have severe pain right knee can't walk can't sleep hurts bad. Had this nonstop for over week. Tried heat, cold, and on meds nd prednisone. Help?
May be an infection: You might have a septic joint hence the lack of response to your usual meds. You are on immunosuppressive medications so at greater risk for infection. Suggest you have your doctor examine your knee as soon as possible. ...Read more
I am experiencing severe pain in knee and thigh. I have had X-rays a MRI and a bone scan. All points to an Enchrondoma size of lesion is 5.9cm by 3.2cm. Bone scan results say mild uptake in metabolically active lesion?
See specialist: Your best option is to see an ORS who is a tumor/ reconstructive surgeon. There are several centers in Canada and many in the U.S.You want a surgeon who has done this surgery before (if needed). They can also determine if this benign bone tumor is the cause of your pain and your options. Best of luck! ...Read more
Hemoglobin, hematocrit, neutriphils high. What does this mean? Severe pain in knees. Feels like knife forcing the bones apart. Exhausted.
Abnormal hemogram?: Without further details, it is hard to pin this one down. At your age, I would ask for a complete CBC evaluation to rule out a myeloproliferative disorder. The knee pain may be related, or may represent a separate malady, including infectious and autoimmune disorders. You should consult your provider and ask for a more extensive work up to follow up on all the signs and symptoms you describe. ...Read more
Pain after foot surgery, tkr severe pain behind knee, 8 years later, several strokes, I can't get my foo, heel or tendont fix I think I ruptored a tendon in my foot, ankle or heel, in richland, wa. Have seen 35 doctor's, 350 appointments, and get no wher
Several causes: There are several causes. Are the knees swollen? Have the issue evaluated by a rheumatologist or orthopedist. ...Read more
Atypical pain: At your age I cannot imagine what would be causing such severe knee pain. Obviously you do not have arthritis. In the absence of acute trauma I would be concerned about autoimmune arthropathy which requires blood tests and possible knee aspiration to look for Gouty crystals. ...Read more
My daddy's age is 70.He has severe pain in one knee only with swelling also. Plz suggest medication.
Knee swelling, pain: 70 yom with one knee swelling and pain. Is he able to stand ;walk? First have x-ray/mri of knee. Orthopedist consult to aspirate fluid and analyze ; joint pain injection. Know the diagnosis and then treat. In the mean while take ibuprofen, apply tylenol (acetaminophen) pain patch or any otc pain patch. Oa, ra, gout, ligament rupture, infection ; fracture are the possibilities. Http://doctorrajput. Com thanks. ...Read more
Yesterday my husband was awakened during the night with severe pain in one knee. Hurts most when bending this mornining the knee is hot and red.
Not unusual: It is not uncommon depending upon the injury. Tissues including, nerves, muscles and tendons can become injured and result in inflammation. If you are unable to bear weight or have significant difficulty walking, seeing a physician would be advised. Crutches and anti-inflammatory medication for a few days may be helpful. ...Read more
My 11 year old daughter has severe pain in her knee. Makes her limp and at times cries with pain.
Patellar tendonitis: She may have tendonitis of the patella. Rest and icing are recommended for treatment. ...Read more
I have severe pain in my knees what could that be from? It mostly affects me when bending the joint
Anterior knee pain: Anterior knee pain associated with activities that require knee bending is mostly due to imbalance between quadriceps muscle pull. In late stages it may be frank osteoarthritis. Treatment depends on the duration of symptoms, your age, and activities that make it worse. Avoid those activities, strengthen the inner portion of your quadriceps and see your orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more
I am having severe pain in my knee and back, and I can not walk more than 2 minutes. What is happening?
Couple possibilities: The two could be related in more than one way: knee problems (ex. Meniscus tear) can affect your gait which can cause low back pain or a number of pathologies like nerve impingement from disc herniation or vertebral dysf can cause both back and knee pain.Could also have arthritis or other such prob. A good history & phys, incl osteopathic hands-on exam & testing, if nec could help find & fix cause. ...Read more
What causes gout, and what are the symptoms 1 have this severe pain in my knee for two days now, and I think it could be gout.
7m post tibia rodding and still limping +constant discomfort sometimes severe pain in my knee. Is this normal? Will things eventually get better?
I woke this morning to severe pain in my knees. It is sharp and constant. It is extremely painful to walk around. When I lay on my back the pain in th?
Many possibilities: It could be one of the many things possibly going on such as acute bursitis, housemaid's knee, meniscal or ligament tera etc. A lot depends on what you did the day before. If pain is on the back of thigh upon lying, it could be popliteal bursitis. You may want to wear a knee sleeve/brace and use ice and naprosyn (naproxen). See your doctor if not better. ...Read more