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Sharp stabbing pain under knee cap that lessens when standing or walking or when i rub under knee cap. feels like sprain or something ?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management

In brief: Strengthen

quadriceps muscles and tape your kneecap based on the direction it goes when your walk or run.
This can be accomplished by seeing a sports training physical therapy program.

In brief: Strengthen

quadriceps muscles and tape your kneecap based on the direction it goes when your walk or run.
This can be accomplished by seeing a sports training physical therapy program.
Dr. Qamar Khan
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Dr. Robert McMurtrie
Pain Management

In brief: See your doctor

Your complaints can only be assessed with a thorough history and physical examination.
May be related to chondromalacia patella. Need to be checked and may need MRI.

In brief: See your doctor

Your complaints can only be assessed with a thorough history and physical examination.
May be related to chondromalacia patella. Need to be checked and may need MRI.
Dr. Robert McMurtrie
Dr. Robert McMurtrie
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