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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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I have a sharp pain from my right knee shooting up to my groin feels like knee is popping as well that comes and goes. Should i seek attention?

I have a sharp pain from my right knee shooting up to my groin feels like knee is popping as well that comes and goes.  Should i seek attention?

Yes: You may benefit from seeing an osteopathic physician for consult. S/he can do a full osteopathic examination, and do a musculoskeletal examination of your knees and lower extremities are doing, and how stable your knee is in relation to your hips, pelvis, and lower back. The problem may be affecting your knees secondarily from somewhere else. Time to get relief, and get treated. ...Read more

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Hi Doc. I'm a 26 year old female. Have no history of injury. I recently started getting this sharp pain originating behind my knee and radiating down to my leg. No swelling, warmth, redness or tenderness behind the knee. It comes and goes without warning

Hi Doc. I'm a 26 year old female. Have no history of injury. I recently started getting this sharp pain originating behind my knee and radiating down to my leg. No swelling, warmth, redness or tenderness behind the knee. It comes and goes without warning

Plantaris muscle : The plantaris muscle starts just above the back of your knee and goes down to your Achilles tendon at the heel. It is right in the middle of your calf. It doesn't stretch well. If overstretched It could give symptoms similar to what you described. Stretching the calf muscles by letting heels drop with balls of feet on a step usually helps. ...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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What are the causes of a sharp pain related to skin on the knee being moved?

What are the causes of a sharp pain related to skin on the knee being moved?

Inflammation: Probably because there is inflammation of the tissue underneath. Possibilities include the joint itself, bursitis ot tendinitis. See an orthopedist. ...Read more

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Should I get my knee checked out? Every time I bend it , there is sharp pain everywhere. !

Should I get my knee checked out? Every time I bend it , there is sharp pain everywhere. !

Yes: Normal knee should not give you sharp pain from bending. Early evaluation and treatment is advised. Stay well and healthy. ...Read more