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  • 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...

  • Knee injury- results gp's advice

    cas155 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 4, 2013 02:17 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...

  • Knee injury- results gp's advice

    cas155 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 4, 2013 02:12 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...

  • Unable to bend my knee fully after injury

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 12, 2013 10:56 PM

    I injured my knee 8 months ago when I skateboarding. I hit directly a tree with my knee bent 90 degrees. It hurt very bad, but I was still able to walk home. The next morning, my knee was swollen and had a big bruise below my kneecap (top part of tibia). I could not move my knee with pain, and...

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  • Please help me with my knee !

    Aliminium 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 12, 2013 12:53 PM

    I recently had a ct scan for my knee , all the doctor said was rest, but I wanna know what's the problem, im having extreme pain even after a months rest my ct scan report says , there was a subarticular sclerosis and minimal depression of the medial tibial plateau, mild traumatic compression...

  • Knock knee problem

    megan140 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 25, 2013 11:53 PM

    I am 23 and was diagnosed with knock knees when I was 9. It didn't start really affecting my life until very recently. I don't know what it is but since mid month my right knee has been acting oddly. It started with the knee feeling strange when I would bend my leg, like something wasn't where it...

  • Knee Cramp - wont go

    timbo13 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 28, 2013 01:25 PM

    For around 3 months I have been unable to pull my leg back without experiancing cramp behind my knee as it passes 90' degrees. My knee also cramps up if i am on my feet for a long time, or sitting or lying for a long time. I have the sensation of a tight hamstring regularly, and the top of my calf...

  • 3 months cant bend knee back without cramp

    timbo13 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 26, 2013 11:58 AM

    I play football, climb and workout regularly. Well I used to. Around 3 months ago i had knee pain that had come on gradually in the back of centre of my knee, it would cramp up whenever bending it back or squatting, and If i sat or lied for a prolonged period of time it would also feel like it was...

  • Knee pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 2, 2013 03:06 PM

    Hello, im an 18 year old male who has been playing rugby all my life.about a year ago i played just another game and sat down for a good hour or so afterwards, my left knee had swollen up and i could barely walk, i did not injure it at all in the game. i played another 20+ games with roughly the...

  • Doctor says: “Your knees are worn out”

    alveolar21 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 9, 2012 09:30 PM

    From my late teenage years I started to run, I had no issues until my late 20s. I began to get pain in my toe joints, when this occurred, I must have started to compensate for this by putting more stress on my knees. Currently, I have a lot of knee pain, with my left knee hurting much more...

  • Fabella Syndrome

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions November 16, 2012 02:55 PM

    Hi,I have been suffering with pain in my left knee for about 11months and my physio now thinks I might have Fabella Syndrome. All I can find on the Internet is that it's rare but that's all I know! My physio has never seen anyone with it. I have an appointment to see a top knee specialist at the...

  • back knee lump

    MohammedAllan 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 12, 2012 09:12 PM

    Hi, for a 38 yo woman, a lump on the back knee, no defined colours byt etchy and getting bigger...could it be skin cancer?

  • Runner struck down by knee pain, three surgeons and no solution?

    alveolar21 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 9, 2012 06:39 PM

    Problem summary:I am almost 30 years old and I have been running every day for the past 12 years. Earlier this year, my left knee began to have a “slipping” feeling. I saw the first orthopedic surgeon and he recommended I use a patellar stabilizer. I used this for a couple of weeks but I found...