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Why Do The Back Of Your Knees Itch
I have small itchy bumps on back of neck at the hair line and then it appeared around ankles and bend of knees itches bad what caused it what can I do ?
My joints in my wrists, knees, feet, a bit in my neck/back, and are sorswollen. My skin itches. I have a lump behind my ear. Blood wk ok. What is it?
Aches: Could be a lot of things. The itch and lump may not be related which confuses matters. Would be useful to know what labs you've had that were normal. Viral illnesses can do weird things to adults, include make your joints swell and your skin itch. I'd be concerned if you were having fevers or losing weight unexpectedly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bug bite behind my knee. It constantly itches and is swelling. The pain has gotten so severe that I cannot extend my leg. What do I do?
Infected?: If it is red and hot it may be infected. If you think that is possible then see a doctor as soon as you can. Infections can become more serious if left untreated. If it is not red and hot try some cool compresses and hydrocortisone cream to try do decrease the itching until it resolves. ...Read more
Possibly: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
What is this on the inside of both elbows and knees? It itches and is sometimes a little bit painfull as well. How can we treat it?
Skin lesion: Unfortunately, without looking at it, it is impossible to arrive to a diagnosis. I recommend you see a local medical provider. ...Read more
Had a knee scope two years ago now if I kneel it feels like my knee is ripping open and it itches really bad but I can't feel it when I itch it?
Knee: What was the scope for & what did they do? Was it just to see what was going on? Do you have a history of trauma to that knee? Consult with us to help guide you better to see if you need to see your orthopedist again. ...Read more