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The back of my knee hurts a lot when I walk and it pops. What could be wrong?
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Dr. Robert Purchase
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Meniscus or kneecap
Based on your description, the two leading candidates are either a meniscus problem, such as a tear, or a problem in you kneecap, such as patellofemoral syndrome.
If it is bothering you a lot, get it checked out. A skilled musculoskeletal provider can differentiate between the two and get your knee feeling better.

In brief: Meniscus or kneecap
Based on your description, the two leading candidates are either a meniscus problem, such as a tear, or a problem in you kneecap, such as patellofemoral syndrome.
If it is bothering you a lot, get it checked out. A skilled musculoskeletal provider can differentiate between the two and get your knee feeling better.
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