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What is the reason why my dad always get knee pain? He is 67 years old man.

What is the reason why my dad always get knee pain? He is 67 years old man.

Wear and tear: Osteoarthritis (oa) also known as degenerative arthritis , is a group of mechanical abnormalities involving degradation of joints, including articular cartilage and subchondral bone. Symptoms may include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, locking, and sometimes an effusion. ...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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I am 21 years old and every year when it starts to get cold i get severe knee pain at night. What does that signify?

I am 21 years old and every year when it starts to get cold i get severe knee pain at night. What does that signify?

Inflammation probabe: There is no scintific evidence why some people get pain in the knees when it gets cold, it seems you get some inflammation in the knee joints and you may take Aleve (naproxen) or Motrin to relive these symptoms if you are not allegic and can tolerate it but people with preexisting arthritis can feel the pain get worse or start when it gets cold so have it checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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I am 68yrs and have been experiencing knee pain. I have never had this problem until 3 weeks ago. Any reason why this could be happening?

I am 68yrs and have been experiencing knee pain. I have never had this problem until 3 weeks ago. Any reason why this could be happening?

Knee pain: At 68, it is very common to have age related wear and tear (arthritis) that can flare up periodically. Also, cartilage tears (meniscus) are common even without a remembered injury or cause. If it does not settle down with ice/rest/low impact exercise/nsaids then see a doctor for an evaluation and treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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Right knee pain, swelling & tightness with pain radiating to instep. Symptoms suddenly began for no apparent reason.

Right knee pain, swelling & tightness with pain radiating to instep.  Symptoms suddenly began for no apparent reason.

Infection or?: This could be atraumatic swelling in conjunction with an infection, ex. gonorrhea, lyme disease, or a more discreet injury to knee cartilage that you are unaware of. See MD for further help with this via tests. ...Read more

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Can u give me some reason why a doctor may prescribe celexa (citalopram) for back and knee pain?

Can u give me some reason why a doctor may prescribe celexa (citalopram) for back and knee pain?

Celexa (citalopram) is SSRI: Due to the good efficacy rates and dosing simplicity, many patients with pain and depression receive SSRIs as initial treatment with good results. ...Read more

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