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Started with sudden throbbing pain in knee now got sharp stabbing pains in left side of body , just getting over a cold any ideas ?

Started with sudden throbbing pain in knee now got sharp stabbing pains in left side of body , just getting over a cold any ideas ?

See below: Symptoms seem unrelated to a cold. Pains in the "left side of the body" covers a large area. You would need to be precise. If pain is persistent or if severe best to see a physician. If you suspect the pain doesn't require urgent care consider a Virtual consultation on line at Health Tap.http://bit.ly/1OiIRcI Get well soon. ...Read more

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Knee Pain (Definition)

Knee pain is a clinical finding in which the joint (where the bones meet) of the knee is painful to move. This can occur with Injury, arthritis, crystal build up in joints, ...Read more


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Why do I have a throbbing pain behind my knee?

Why do I have a throbbing pain behind my knee?

PAIN: Usualy you have pain because there is something wrong and to make you pay attention to the problem. As for a cause many possibilities some of them serious so get it checked asap( like a blood clot). ...Read more

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Throbbing pain starting behind knee than to ankle than to hip, end of day i can barely walk it goes away by morning but starts again when after use?

Throbbing pain starting behind knee than to ankle than to hip, end of day i can barely walk it goes away by morning but starts again when after use?

Difficult to say: You are young and one would suspect that arthritis is not a factor in your case, which could explain pain that increases with usage. Did you have any injury recently or in the past? Any prior surgeries? Are you an athlete or otherwise very active? Is there swelling? As you can see, there are many other questions of value here. Following with a doctor can shed some light on your situation! ...Read more

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I have onset throbbing pain behind my knee caps and down my legs that last from 30 minutes to 6 hours ,for the past three years now. What can I do?

I have onset throbbing pain behind my knee caps and down my legs that last from 30 minutes to 6 hours ,for the past three years now. What can I do?

See your doctor : I would start by seeing your primary care provider for a more complete evaluation. Ask if any tests are needed, and whether it not a referral to an orthopedic or vascular surgeon would be appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Throbbing knee pain that hurts to sit/lay down?Help

Throbbing knee pain that hurts to sit/lay down?Help

It depends: Knee pain can be caused by patella chondromalacia or internal derangement. It can also be referred from an occult hip or lumbar spine problem. Try vmo exercises & nsaids. Persistent pain calls for an x-ray and evaluation by a healthcare professional. ...Read more

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What could cause throbbing knee pain at rest or when you lay down at night?

What could cause throbbing knee pain at rest or when you lay down at night?

Early arthritis?: Especially if u wake with some minor ssx which clears with activity. This is due 2 any inflammation which causes fluid buildup @ nite. ? Does ur orthopedic surgeon or rheumatologist say? ...Read more

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I am 63, female, in good health. I have throbbing knee pain (both) when in bed at night. I do not have diffiuculty walking, long distances even, and d?

Many things: If you have no pain walking, unless you walk very slowly, poor circulation seems unlikely. Most of my patients experience more pain when they go to bed, what ever the condition happens to be. I think that is because we are distracted during the day and we aggravate many conditions with daily activities, so it hurts more when we go to bed. You may have arthritis, a pinched nerve, a torn meniscus ...Read more