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  • My knees are dark red/purplish color

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 14, 2016 08:12 PM

    I noticed lately that my knees are a dark red/purplish color. Wondering what could cause this? I don't have any pain associated with this, just wondering if anyone else has experienced this and what they found out.

  • why is there vibrations in my knee

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 8, 2016 08:45 PM

    Sometimes at night I have vibrations/ buzzing in my left knee. It is annoying.

  • I was born without any cartlidge in my knee. Has anyone else had this problem, if so what was done

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 3, 2015 02:41 PM

    Has anyone experienced this condition and if so what was done to relieve the severe pain?

  • Locking extreme pain behind knee that keeps recurring at random times without a sports injury

    bssigirl 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 29, 2015 09:09 PM

    Just want to see if anyone else has been able to get this diagnosed and found any relief. I am a 49 year old woman, not extremely active but used to work out (treadmill, elliptical) 3-4x per week. Otherwise, healthy and no major medications. I am highly allergic to any anti-inflammatory drugs...

  • Knock knees

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 6, 2015 06:34 PM

    Plz share your stories about knock knees I feel really alone and need some encouragement

  • Car hit me on bike 29 km, I bounced on hard road, 60 fit, but knee 2 wks later has sharp pain ache

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 6, 2014 05:09 PM

    Doc won,t send me to specialist, but an a I'd rider , 85 km daily, my knee won,t bend bruises 2 weeks later, knee hurts, X-ray , nothing broken, now what, I asked for a specialist first appointment as it takes months to get to see one.

  • Need help understanding my knee mri results

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions August 11, 2014 06:57 PM

    My ortho is out of town until next week but I received my mri report and am curious as to what the next likely steps will be. I have had two prior surgeries on the other knee (lateral release and torn meniscus) and he said it was a matter of time before the other would need a lateral release....

  • i have a sharp pain on the top of my knee cap. its only one small spot. it only hurts when touch it.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions July 30, 2014 07:33 PM

    i have a sharp pain on the top of my knee cap, it only hurts when i touch it or if i nail down on the knee it is a very sharp pain. i can move something real small in the top of the knee and when it hits that spot it hurts to the touch. I have a vary bad back and i need to kneel on one knee to pick...

  • Drs Missed/Ignored My Bipartite Patella For Years,Worst Pain In My Life,Could I Sue?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions July 28, 2014 10:20 PM

    Glad to find this great site .I had 2 surgeries for torn mensiscus in last 3 years with same surgeon. This surgeon never did a thing about my bipartite patella that I was just diagnosed with about a week ago. A few months back after my 2nd surgery ,I went to the hospital for a followup and told him...

  • I have sharp pain in my knee for over 3 weeks, but, able to walk normal and no signs of bruising

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 19, 2014 03:56 PM

    I put ice on it and sometimes swelling does not go down.

  • Knee Pain Relief

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 25, 2014 04:50 PM

    The knee is a critical part of walking, running, jogging or taking part in other activities. The knee, a weight bearing joint, is also the largest joint in the body, and contains crucial ligaments, bursae, and tendons surrounding the knee joint that are all susceptible to injury. Knee pain can...

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  • Three years after breaking tibia and fibula I still get knee and leg pain why?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 21, 2014 05:55 PM

    Because of my age (64) my broken tibia,fibula & patella where not operated one. After a week in hospital I was sent home in a knee braise & was in a wheelchair for months. After much physio I can walk again but get severe knee pain after exercise & frequent fibula discomfort. The physio can do no...

  • Help! Knee problems only 17 years old

    SamConner 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 7, 2014 04:29 AM

    Hi. I live in Colorado and it is near the end of winter break (I don't know if this info is relevant) and lately I have been having problems in my right knee and below area. About a week ago, I noticed a strange limp I have been walking around on. I collapse (bend) my right knee as I walk. It isn't...

  • ACL repair

    Feisteh 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 2, 2014 07:35 AM

    Backstory: I tore my ACL when I was about 10 years old during a gymnastics practice. I had an ACL repair (hamstring) done when I was about 14. That was about 10 years ago.Problem: When I do anything that puts pressure on the front of my knee(walking up steps, certain exercises) i get a sharp...

  • Collapsing Knee

    billdyson 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 20, 2013 06:18 PM

    For about 10 years my right knee has collapsed. When it started, it was collapsing about once every two months; now, it's collapsing at the rate of about once a week. I can be walking or standing and suddenly, with no warning, I find myself on the ground. In August I fell and broke my right...

  • Personal Story: ACL Replacement Surgery: No Regrets

    Posted in: Knee conditions December 6, 2013 04:45 PM

    I’m no stranger to ACL replacement surgery. In June 2007, I went under to replace a torn ACL -- the second surgery on that knee since suffering an injury in 1975 when I was in seventh grade. The first surgery, in 1986, was an attempt to correct chronic subluxation (a partial dislocation) in my...

  • Knee problem

    Averol 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions November 11, 2013 09:27 AM

    My mother 56 years old having a knee problem and doctors suggest her for knee replacement.Is it safe to go for knee replacement?

  • Severe and chronic pain in both knees!

    cytosineguanine 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 24, 2013 09:24 PM

    I'm an 18 year old very sporty girl. At Christmas 2009 I started developing extreme knee pain in both legs after training, when the pain continued I went to my doctor who referred me to a physio after taking my bloods and getting an xray. The physio believed the problem was coming from my feet and...

  • excruciating sharp knee pain

    ndeems 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions July 14, 2013 07:09 PM

    Hi all. I hope someone can help. I have excruciating sharp pain just outside to the left of my left knee cap that lasts about 10-15 seconds. It happens randomly, without a trigger, and occurs while sitting, lying down, standing walking, sleeping, etc. without warning. I've seen a couple people...

  • Knee injury- results

    cas155 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 5, 2013 05:55 AM

    i recently hurt my knee during a soccer match, i have had MRI's and these are the findings...Focal grade 3 chondromalacia patellaeGrade 2 sprain of the MCLnow i go to europe in 4 weeks for a 6 week holiday so 10 week rest, i have been told by the gp not to worry and just rest and in 10 weeks it...