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Do you know what it could be if your leg is severely hurting but only happens time to time or month to month? Pain on the side of my right or left knee that seems to move up to my lower back, also sometimes leg giving out and me falling down can happen an

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Dr. Joy Jackson
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It sounds like you may be dealing with an unstable knee joint(s).
This can be due to a tear in a tendon or ligament. You should visit your doctor for a complete evaluation. Typically an x-ray is done first, and then an MRI will be ordered if deemed necessary. All the best.

In brief: It

It sounds like you may be dealing with an unstable knee joint(s).
This can be due to a tear in a tendon or ligament. You should visit your doctor for a complete evaluation. Typically an x-ray is done first, and then an MRI will be ordered if deemed necessary. All the best.
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