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Had a meniscus repair and 3 weeks post op I bent my knee 85 degrees and felt a sharp pain in front knee and it clicks when I bend it is it torn again?

Had a meniscus repair and 3 weeks post op I bent my knee 85 degrees and felt a sharp pain in front knee and it clicks when I bend it is it torn again?

Perhaps: typically the pain would be in the same place as prior to surgery. It is possible that you just broke up some scar tissue. IF you are unsure I would certainly see your surgeon. ...Read more

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I get an occasional sharp pain in the middle front of my knee cap when i stand up from a chair or sitting on the ground on my knee?

I get an occasional   sharp pain in the middle front of my knee cap when i stand up from a chair or sitting on the ground  on my knee?

Chondromalacia patel: Probably chondromalacia patella, literally softening of the cartilage on the back of you kneecap. Exercises to strengthen you quad muscles without flexing the knee beyond 20-30 degrees might help. You can get a patellar strap at most sporting goods stores. ...Read more

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Hello. I am a student athlete and I just recently suffered from a hip injury. I have a significant amount of pain in the front of my hip along with pain in my groin area. It is very difficult for me to lift my knee to my chest without have a sharp pain in

Hello. I am a student athlete and I just recently suffered from a hip injury. I have a significant amount of pain in the front of my hip along with pain in my groin area. It is very difficult for me to lift my knee to my chest without have a sharp pain in

Stress fx, labral : You are having pain with hip flexion. A labral tear, iliopsoas tendinitis and bursitis, an articulate cartilage defect or a stress fracture are all considerations. You'll need to see a physician for an exam. X-rays are a good start but an MRI may be necessary to fully detect the problem. Rest from running and high impact activities for now. ...Read more

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When I press on a spot on the front of my shin bone just beneath the right knee, I sometimes have a sharp pain. Why?

When I press on a spot on the front of my shin bone just beneath the right knee, I sometimes have a sharp pain. Why?

Leg Pain: The area under the knee is possibly a tendon that you are pressing on causing the discomfort. Also, the area on the front of the leg has very little tissue between the skin and the bone and pressing on it may cause increased pain. ...Read more

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Knee that pops loud that hurts. Also gets really sharp pain.?

Knee that pops loud  that  hurts. Also gets really sharp pain.?

See your doctor: You most likely have cartilage damage or erosion, and this should be evaluated sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain on my knee that comes and goes what do I do?

I have a sharp pain on my knee that comes and goes what do I do?

Need more info: What part of the knee? Any injury? Any weakness or decreased range of motion? If otc NSAID doesn't help, see fp for exam & further workup. ...Read more

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