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Sharp Shooting Pain In Knee Cap
Active, age 41. Developed sharp knee pain (not constant--totally fine most of time then "shooting pain" occasionally) in kneecap area. Tendonitis?
I have a numb feeling the on the outside of my left knee and a shooting pain underneath my knee cap.
Im having pain located in only my right knee while standing, sitting, laying down. If I accidentally hit it on something there is a shooting pain that stays consentrated in my knee cap.
Kneecap: you need to be examined for correct diagnosis but it sounds like your kneecap may be the cause.squatting loads the kneecap into the trochlea(groove in femur bone) and can irritate the kneecap cartilage(chondromalacia).Try stretching your hamstrings more before squats/lunges etc.Ibuprofen may be helpful.See an orthopedic surgeon if cont'd pain/popping after discussing w/parent(s). best of luck! ...Read more
I am having medial knee pain around the femur. Point tenderness on medial side with sharp shooting pains under the patella. Why?
I am experiencing shooting pain at the back of my knee cap for almost a week now.Is this because of the varicose or dvt?
See a physician: Pain at the back of the kneecap can be you to multiple reasons which includes joint and ligament problems, nerve problems, DVT , varicose veins and bakers cyst you should consult an orthopedic physician who can diagnose your problem by physical examination and imaging studies like x-rays or MRI if indicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Knee pain: under and below the knee cap-when I stretch it there is sharp pain. I've been icing it, but doesn't help. Hurting for more than a week.
Varies: There are several possibilities including tendinitis of the patellar tendon at its orgin on the patella or chondromalacia on the under surface of the patella. You would probably do well to avoid jumping activities and activities that involve a lot of knee flexion, and if it does not get better I would consider being seen. ...Read more
64yr old woman. Sharp pain in knee, feels like underneath knee cap only when knee is bent and general weakness. There is no swelling. What can it be?
I have arthritis in my knee. Along with the knee pain i have shooting pain down my leg towards the ankle. Can arthritis cause pain down the leg?
Lower back pain is causing shooting pain referred leg and hip and knee pain. What can I do for relief?
My femoral nerve was damaged during surgery. During physical therapy i tore my patella now I have shooting pain down my right leg starting at my knee
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