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Whats A Good Over The Counter Knee Brace To Help In Knee Aches Or Knee Tendonitis
Simplest?: The most simple answer is a cho-pat strap, which can be found online. More sophisticated devices need proper fitting. ...Read more
Tendonitis of the knee pain increasing no pain killers anti flam meds working wearing knee brace pain travelling down leg now ?
Might need to see Dr: There are many causes of knee pain. Tendinitis generally doesnt respond to medications. A physiotherapist might be helpful re your bracing. Suggest get it checked if worsening. Here is a generic article on knee pain see if any fit to discuss with your doctor: http://patient.info/doctor/knee-assessment ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can it hurt you if you run with a patella strap/knee brace? Even if i don't have tendonitis now but did in past
Knee hurts all the time since it got cold out. what can i do to stop the pain i have a knee brace which is for my tendonitis?
Knee joint pain?: If your knee joint give you pain all the time, it can be a concerning about the integrity of the joint. A few things can come in mind if you have any history of injury in the past. It can also be related to your tendinitis. My recommendation for you to check with local orthopedic for X-ray and further work up to evaluate your concern. Best of lucks! ...Read more
I work in a place with a lot of stairs, I have patellar tendonitis, should I wear a knee brace? And if so what kind should I get?
I have Achilles tendonitis and i'm a dancer and me knee keeps popping out and i'm in tears should I wear a knee brace and if so what kind?
Yes: Try an elastic type first. That will give you flexibility and allow you to dance with minimal restriction. ...Read more
I have Achilles tendonitis and my knee keeps popping out and i dance and i'm like in tears sometimes should I wear a knee brace and if so what kind?
I've been wearing a knee brace to help knee pain but my knee gets so hot that me knee is wet with sweat should I be worried about seriously wrong?
Diagnosis first!: Knee brace may help for knee joint instability; but pain calls for precise diagnosis first, and treatment second. Not sure if he brace is the most effective treatment for knee pain; perhaps only if the pain is triggered by an abnormal range of motion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have knee pain with extra bone growth due to growing issues at the bottom of my kneeShould I get a knee brace for it before my next basketball game?
Not onycholysis: There are all types of causes of nail pathology. You should see a specialist so they can tell you whether it is fungal or caused by other things ...Read more
I have knee pain with extra build up at the bottom. Should I get a knee brace for it before my next basketball game?
I wore a knee brace (tight) all night to help knee pain and this morning my ankle and calf are all swollen (pitting). How long till it goes away?
Hours: Remove the brace and elevate the leg. I would expect the swelling related to the brace to resolve within 4-8 hours. When re-applying the brace, make sure it is not too tight as this will increase the risk of swelling beyond the brace. ...Read more
Knee pain and goes backwards when I walk. Had meniscus tears since 3 years ago and had pain since. Have a knee brace and crutches already, should I use them or Should I go to hospital? Is it anything to worry about. Swelling and pain.
Meniscus tears: This doesn't sound like an emergency that would require you to go to the hospital. It would be reasonable to use the knee brace and/or crutches to stabilize the knee for now, and make an appointment to see your orthopedist. With your prior history of knee surgery, you may have meniscus tears again. It also sounds like your knee is hyperextending, suggesting ligamentous laxity. ...Read more
I went to the orthopedic np for knee pain. My MRI and x-rayshowed patellar tilt and hematoma. Treatment suggested:knee brace/warm compress. Should i go to a sports med or an orthopedic md for second opinion?
Need good exam: If the tilt was the only problem, fixing the mechanics that caused it would be the first step. In most athletes, this is working on the quad to hamstring strength ratio and strengthening the gluteus medius (many accidently over strengthen the itb/tfl, the other hip abductors, which can worsen the problem). Reasonable to start with non-op sports med, and if hematoma needs to be drained, see ortho. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How do you treat a sore tendon in the back of your knee? It hurts to straighten it but should I try to or keep it bent? Will wearing a knee brace help
See ortho: See orthopedic surgeon for diagnoses and proper treatment. You can be mis diagnostic yourself and can create more injury. ...Read more
I twisted it as my knee was locked playing soccer last week I have been wearing a knee brace but knee is bruised and sore should I play or sit out ?
Please get examined: With continued pain after a trauma, a physical exam and possible imaging studies are necessary to evaluate your condition. Bruising and soreness is a sign of an injury. At your age, I would get checked by a professional before going ahead and doing high impact activities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had knee pain think patella tendonitis...Been 2weeks now...Rice method used and stretches +strenghten..What a good amount of mpw to start runningagain?
Minimalism is best: Get low heel shoe, cadence of 90 and start 1/4 of normal distance. Progress by 1/4 per week if no pain. ...Read more
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