16 female. Had surgery for patella dislocation a year ago. Currently have extreme crying pain in the same knee. It's a little swollen. No known injury
See details. Have the knee reevaluated to the orthopedist or a rheumatologist. .
I'm having a patella dislocation. 3 weeks now, pain has reduced but am unable to bend my knee and feeling stiffness. Is this normal?
Hmmmm? Some stiffness is to be expected, however the key question is how you have been treated. Nearly treatment designed to keep the patella reduced has been shown to reduce the risk of recurrence. If you are wearing a stabilizing patella brace, motion can begin a couple weeks after injury. Read more...