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Symptoms Of Knee Effusion
You should do soon: Knee effusion usually is urgent is condition if it happened to you the first time without trauma. ...Read more
Not normal,: But common. This happens often after arthroscopic knee surgery, but it is not something that you can say is normal. You should discuss this with your ortho, but at the same time, dont assume a redo of the same surgery will correct this. Make sure you have done all the physical therapy you can and try to do more. Work on quad and hamstring strengthening. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have knee effusion, got it drained last weel, seems to be returning. How do I stop it and relieve it?
Every few months i get bilateral knee effusion that needs draining and a shot. The fluid noninflamatory. Why would this keep recurring? No injury
Unexplained effusion: Have you had an MRI yet? You may have articulat cartilage or a meniscal injury. Blood tests can help rule out rheumatologic diseases. Infection sounds unlikely. I recommend you to be evaluated by an orthopaedic doc or if you already have done this, get a 2nd opinion. ...Read more
Yes.: It may be bad, because an effusion indicates that something is structurally wrong with your knee. You should see an orthopedic knee specialist, to see if exercising through it is ok. ...Read more
No! Effusion= fluid: In the kneefrom irritation of he linning of the joint, from any cause. Dislocation= when the 2 bones making a joint, are forcibly pulled apart, by tearing of the ligaments or the capsule/tendons. Very painful condition and shoud be reduced immediately, into its natural position to reestablish the bony surfaces of the joint. ...Read more
No: The two do not correlate unless you are taking a diuretic to get rid of lower extremity effusion. You could have some metabolic issues that could increase lower extremity swelling, and caused increase urination, but not specific one sided knee effusion. Different story if you are having any other infectious signs, such as fever, chills. Hope that helps! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Good evening. I have cyclic knee effusion; every 10 days, my knee swells up. After 2 days, the swelling resolves itself. Cause? Thanks.
Knee swelling: Knee effusion or swelling can be due to a number of causes: a proliferative (diffuse) or focal (local) synovial condition, loose bodies, meniscal tear, articular cartilage wear, and an underlying bleeding disorder; if you, indeed, are experiencing this a MRI should be ordered to rule out an internal derangement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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