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What Are Some Natural Ways To Make My Knee Swelling Go Down
Rest compression ice: Decreasing activity (especially the ones that cause swelling, rest, ice, compression (ace wrap) and nsaids are all reasonable ways to help treat knee swelling. To figure out why your knee is swelling, an examination, x-rays, and perhaps an MRI are often needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Reduce swelling: Ice for 24 hrs when selling occurs then moist heat and rest. ...Read more
R I C E:
Rest- reduce walking, standing for few days.
Ice- ice packs 10 minutes, 3-4 times daily.
Compression- ace wrap for support.
Elevation- keep it elevated when at rest.
If swelling not better, see primary care doctor or orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
Last year in august of 2012, I had fallen and had an injury to my knee. Recently it has been giving me problems, knee swelling and now down to ankle..
I was deadlifting and dropped a weight it on my knee, swelling is down but I have fluid build up above my knee now. Should I do compression therapy?
Knee swelling occasionally at top of knee. Gets stiff when sitting. Pops at the top when bending. No trouble walking but can't squat down. Concerned?
R/O BAKER'S CYST: Your SX are suggestive of a bakers cyst that may be leaking or potentially ruptured. You need to be examined and have an US or potentially MRI performed On the affected knee and calf. Seek prompt medical attention. Also ortho consult for steroid injection vs arthroscopic removal ...Read more
Pain in lower right back above buttocks. Travels down leg. Knee pain shooting down leg when crossing legs. No knee swelling, full weight bearing.
I am experiencing knee pain, leg pain, difficulty walking, leg weakness and knee swelling. The following also describes me: Pain shooting down the...
See doctor: You need to see your doctor and have an exam ...Read more
See details: You should see a rheumatologist or orthopedist and get it diagnosed and treated. ...Read more
Get it looked at: Anytime somithing inside the knee causes irritation, the knee will swell. This is called an effusion. Effusions are not normal in a normal knee. At your age the two most common causes are a meniscus tear or some early cartilage damage. If it persists, you should see a md and get weight bearing xrays and likely a mri. ...Read more
Depends: Knee swelling is a symptom of something wrong inside the knee. A cartilage tear, a ligament tear, gout or other inflammatory processes or even just osteoarthritis can be the cause of the swelling. It is important to figure out the source. A physician trained in orthopedics or sports medicine can do this by your history and then doing an exam and sometimes draining the knee or doing some bloodwork. ...Read more
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