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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
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?
Many possiblities: See your physician for an examination. Look for any swelling or redness. If so get checked immediately. ...Read more
Burning behind the right knee with small swelling, no redness or purplish, started a week ago, what can be?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in right knee, behind the knee when walking? Workout regularly has never happened before. 29/f.
Acute severe pain attacks when waking of pain behind right knee, bending leg is very painful. No injury.Happens q few days. Lasts for 2-3 days.
Have: Physician evaluate for popliteal cyst, and other possibilities. Good luck! ...Read more
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?
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
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
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
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
I just noticed weird brownish bruise behind my right knee. I didn't hit it against anything so concerned how I got it?
Deep constant pain behind right knee for the past several months. Feels like the pain is spreading to upper calf and lower thigh. ?
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not sure: Sounds innocuous. But if you get it often ask your family doc. ...Read more
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