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Ii have severe pain in the leg bone right below the knee cap. Tried cortisone shots that didn't help. What could it be other then arthritis?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Knee pain

Many possibilities.
See your doctor for examination and xrays etc. To determine the cause.

In brief: Knee pain

Many possibilities.
See your doctor for examination and xrays etc. To determine the cause.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many things

It could be many things.
Meniscus tear, strain or tear of the cruciate ligaments, tear of patellar tendon, collateral ligament tears, bone contusions, osgood schlatters disease and many others. If you have not responded, it may be necessary to have an MRI of the knee done to help make a diagnosis. Depending on your age, it is is arthritis, you may need to see an orthopedist.

In brief: Many things

It could be many things.
Meniscus tear, strain or tear of the cruciate ligaments, tear of patellar tendon, collateral ligament tears, bone contusions, osgood schlatters disease and many others. If you have not responded, it may be necessary to have an MRI of the knee done to help make a diagnosis. Depending on your age, it is is arthritis, you may need to see an orthopedist.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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