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Knee pain , grinding sensation , locking and cracking some times gives way , if i put my hand on it i can feel it grinding worse in the cold. Any idea?

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Dr. Carl Deirmengian
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Many possibilities

Could be some arthritis (though you are young), a meniscal tear, scar tissue, or a loose body.
Some people just have crackling knees without anything serious wrong with the knee. It really depends on many things...Did you have surgery before, or a major injury? It sound like you should see a sports doctor to at least have an exam and xrays.

In brief: Many possibilities

Could be some arthritis (though you are young), a meniscal tear, scar tissue, or a loose body.
Some people just have crackling knees without anything serious wrong with the knee. It really depends on many things...Did you have surgery before, or a major injury? It sound like you should see a sports doctor to at least have an exam and xrays.
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