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Stiffness and bulge behind the right knee?

Stiffness and bulge behind the right knee?

Baker's cyst: Your knee very likely has cartilage wear and has an effusion, or joint swelling. Some of the fluid from the knee joint can drain to the back of the knee causing a swelling, called a baker's cyst. These are usually painful, unless they burst when the fluid can enter the calf muscles and cause swelling and burning there. The other source of swelling behind the knee can be a clot. Get seen. ...Read more

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Stiffness Or Decreased Movement (Definition)

Stiffness is a symptom of inflammation surrounding a joint or muscle and making it more resistant to movement. Neurological disorders can sometimes cause stiffness. ...Read more


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Stiffness right arm, neck, finger of right hand, pain in right knee, tremors and twitching right abdomen,and back of head pain is it Parkinson's?

Stiffness right arm, neck, finger of right hand, pain in right knee, tremors and twitching right abdomen,and back of head pain is it Parkinson's?

Parkinson's is way: down on the list of possibilities. The only way to find out is to visit your doctor. Osteoarthritis and low magnesium are other more benign possibilities. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have a bulging vein on my right knee it is not painful at all?

I have a bulging vein on my right knee it is not painful at all?

Vein: Bulging veins usually are the result of venous reflux further up the leg If not painful may not require treatment,however use of support or compression would be advised to aid venous return ...Read more

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I am 5 weeks pregnant..i have pain behind the right knee....why its paining?

I am 5 weeks pregnant..i have pain behind the right  knee....why its paining?

Many possiblities: See your physician for an examination. Look for any swelling or redness. If so get checked immediately. ...Read more

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Burning behind the right knee with small swelling, no redness or purplish, started a week ago, what can be?

Burning behind the right knee with small swelling, no redness or purplish, started a week ago, what can be?

My "guess": POPLITEAL CYST......Hands on exam needed for exact diagnosis...a Popliteal cyst is a small cyst arising from your KNEE JOINT and often associated with a Cartilage tear inside your knee! Just a "guess' Hope it helps Dr Z ...Read more

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I am 67 and suffer from tendon pain behind the right knee. What treatment can I get? I had myelitis in my brain stem & partial paralysis 7 years ago

I am 67 and suffer from tendon pain behind the  right knee. What treatment can I get?  I had myelitis in my brain stem & partial paralysis 7 years ago

Did Dr. diagnosed...: If a doctor diagnosed i may agree, because is a rare condition. One very common condition is baker'cyst, other like sacroiliac joint problems, etc..Anyway i advise to find a good prolotherapist. ...Read more

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Baker's cyst behind right knee ?

Baker's cyst behind right knee
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Cyst full of fluids: A baker's cyst is a fluid-filled cyst that causes a bulge and a feeling of tightness behind your knee. The pain can get worse when you fully flex or extend your knee or when you're active. It is usually the result of a problem with your knee joint, such as arthritis or a cartilage tear. Both conditions can cause your knee to produce too much fluid. ...Read more

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Pain in right knee, behind the knee when walking? Workout regularly has never happened before. 29/f.

Pain in right knee, behind the knee when walking?  Workout regularly has never happened before.  29/f.

Several causes: Several issues can cause posterior knee pain. Meniscal injuries, bakers cyst, and muscle/tendon problems are all possibilities. If you're having persistent pain you should see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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My right knee feels like I have a rubberband in front of the knee it's stiff cracks, clunks it's also a bit painful behind the knee slightly right?

My right knee feels like I have a rubberband in front of the knee it's stiff cracks, clunks it's also a bit painful behind the knee slightly right?

Knee: See your GP and get a examination of the Joint. Sometimes meniscal pathology, arthritis can cause this. You are young so don't expect arthritis . Likely to be lax ligaments or meniscus. ...Read more

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Help! pain behind right knee, any thoughts?

Help! pain behind right knee, any thoughts?

Baker's Cyst: Look at this website: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/bakers-cyst/ds00448 if it has persisted more than a few weeks and not responded to rest or nsaids, i suggest seeing an orthopedic specialist. ...Read more

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Is it normal for me to be having pain behind the left side of my right knee?

Is it normal for me to be having pain behind the left side of my right knee?

No: Pain is never normal unless you suffered an injury or have some underlying condition causing your pain. Get the knee examined and evaluated by your Dr. to start, best wishes. ...Read more

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Help with pain behind the left side of my right knee?

Help with pain behind the left side of my right knee?

Many possibilities: The knee is an important weight bearing joint with a complex inner and outer structure. Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, and metabolic conditions. ...Read more

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I feel Tuesday off a porch and since then been is pain with my knee mainly to the right side of my right knee, behind the knee and below the kneecap.

I feel Tuesday off a porch and since then been is pain with my knee mainly to the right side of my right knee, behind the knee and below the kneecap.

Injury: This is consistent with a sprain and/ or contusion of the knee which should heal in a week or so with rest, ice applications for 2days followed by hot(not too hot) applications and,if you can take them, antiinflammatories like Advil or Aleve (naproxen). If worsening pain,redness or swelling develops see your physician and an xray may be ordered if deemed advisable. ...Read more

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Bruise behind right knee and no injury to it . I don't know how I got it? It's brownish bruise

Bruise behind right knee and no injury to it . I don't know how I got it? It's brownish bruise

Watch and wait: You may watch and wait for it to heal. If it gets bigger, bleeds, or becomes painful, please see a doctor. ...Read more

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I just noticed weird brownish bruise behind my right knee. I didn't hit it against anything so concerned how I got it?

I just noticed weird brownish bruise behind my right knee. I didn't hit it against anything so concerned how I got it?

Ruptured Vessel: If it doesn't hurt I would just watch it. Could be a broken blood vessel from anything. If it starts to hurt or get bigger get it checked. ...Read more

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Deep constant pain behind right knee for the past several months. Feels like the pain is spreading to upper calf and lower thigh. ?

Deep constant pain behind right knee for the past several months. Feels like the pain is spreading to upper calf and lower thigh. ?

Several causes: There are several possible causes. See an orthopedist to have the knee pain evaluated properly. Causes include arthritis, tears, tendinitis and vascular issues. ...Read more

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I'm having pain in my right knee, when i straighten my leg it feels as my knee "locks up" and has a loud painful pop behind my kneecap.

I'm having pain in my right knee, when i straighten my leg it feels as my knee "locks up" and has a loud painful pop behind my kneecap.

Knee: As age continues there is problem of knee cap gliding smoothly along groove in tibia. Normal is smooth as glass gliding over ice. Time creates changes undersurface knee cap as well as muscular imbalance. Generally hamstrings tight which can also affect low back. Called patello-femoral syndrome. Some injures over years lead to this. A good physician or physical therapist can make definitive diag. ...Read more

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