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  • swelling in knee

    ladiwolf44 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions August 8, 2007 06:00 PM

    I was injured 4 weeks ago and have had pain and swelling in my knee since. I had my knee drained 5 days ago but it has filled with fuid again. Any ideas on what might be causing this?Thank youAnne

  • reoccuring fluid on knee

    ladiwolf44 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions August 8, 2007 05:56 PM

    I was in a horse accident 4 weeks ago, my knee has been very painful and swollen since. I had it drained 5 days ago but the swelling has returned. What may be causing this?thanks in advanceAnne:confused:

  • Please Help.

    painintheknee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 24, 2007 02:59 AM

    Hi!!I am new to the forum. Here is my long and complicated story. I hope that someone here can give me some insight.I am 15 years old. I have played many, many sports, my best ones being hockey and softball. When I was 8, I was diagnosed with tendinitis. I just kinda shrugged it off and continued...

  • cause of knee stiffness

    jackpudd 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 14, 2007 08:05 PM

    My left knee has developed stiffness that comes and goes, but there is no pain. Sometimes it's stiff in the morning, but sometimes it's all right. The stiffness only appears to be when I extend it, but walking is not uncomfortable. It's hard to say whether exercise or advil help or not. It just...

  • knee dislocation

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions June 2, 2007 01:37 PM

    I'm 24 and i had knee dislocation 6 times since i was 7 years old. last time i had it 1 year ago and i had physiotherapy for 10 session. 3 doctors told me that i need a surgery and 2 doctors told me that may be it can be repaired by itself by doing some excersises. i have difficulties in my walking...

  • Please help.. severe burning sensation/popping of the knees

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 30, 2007 02:33 AM

    Up until about 6 years ago I was in grreat physical condition. I never had a single knee problem or pain. Then over the past few years, my knees began popping and feeling weak (specifically my left knee). It didnt get progressively worse.. rather it seemed to stay the same, until recently. I...

  • Throbbing, clicking and popping

    Josepentia 5 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions May 9, 2007 12:59 AM

    Hello there, I am new here- and I'm hoping someone can please help me. I am a 22 y/o female that has had persistant left knee pain for years now. Only recently has it become so bothersome that I have been to see a DR. My symptoms are these : popping/ clicking (especially when extending the leg- for...

  • Bipartite Patella or Fracture?

    grace916 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions April 11, 2007 08:26 PM

    A little over two months ago I fell from my backyard deck onto my knee. I had severe pain and swelling and was unable to raise my leg for about three days after. I had xrays the day after it happened and my primary doc said it was a fracture. I then went the following day to an ortho doc who very...

  • Can Manual Driving cause sore knees??

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 23, 2007 01:58 AM

    I am a 19 yr old manual driver ( 2 yrs of driving) and I find the knee of my leg which i use to push in the clutch ( I never use neutral at lights, but just keep the clutch down) will be really sore and stiff if i walk for 35 min +, if i walk for more than 1 hr plus i have to sit down because it...

  • swollen behind left knee

    Anonymous 11 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 6, 2007 10:47 PM

    Hi, my first time up and could do with some help. My left knee has swollen up and there is swelling behind the knee, it feels sort of fuzzy and throbs -aches a lot - not direct pain but is uncomfortable when sitting particularly at the computer. It came on gradually over a few days and I've tried...

  • Joints Inflamation?

    giladro5 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions March 6, 2007 11:51 AM

    HiI'm 53 years old and generally in good helth ,for about 3 years I suffer moderate (but growing slowly) pains in my elbows and especially in my knees.I visited Reumatologists and Orthopedes ,I've had an MRI imaging to my knee which Showed an inflamation in the fatal- tisiue around it.Also blood...

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  • Right Knee Injury Questions Please help!!!!

    chris.evans 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 21, 2007 04:06 PM

    I played basketball last night and noticed about half way through some pain trying to straighten my leg all the way out. It wasn't a very bad so I didn't think I needed to stop. So I kept playing. After I was finished I got in my car, drove home and when I got out of the car I almost fell down...

  • Knee and lower leg problem

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 19, 2007 11:24 AM

    I am avid walker and walked on a manual treadmill for almost 4 years regularly the only way I can keep my weight under control. In 1999 I suddenly developed a pain (no trauma) in my right knee (outer knee joint) which got progressively worse to a point where I could hardlly walk a few steps and I...

  • I'm not sure what to do

    baendl 3 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 16, 2007 06:48 PM

    My youngest son has been a student athlete since the age of 8 playing basketball, football and baseball. In his Senior year of high school he had to have an out patient procedure done on his knee. In his first year of college basketball he had another out patient knee procedure, this time a little...

  • Meniscus or MCL?

    Anonymous 11 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 15, 2007 07:59 PM

    HiI injured my knee two weeks ago at the gym. I was in an aerobics class and turned - I twisted my knee and fell. I couldn't get up (and very embarrased since I am a regular there):( . My husband had to pick me up and bring me to the ER. They did an x-ray and I did not break any bones. The ER doc...

  • Knee/Thigh Pain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 14, 2007 03:06 PM

    Testing the waters here...I'm 21, and I've ran sporadically over the past several years (in school), and got a job last summer after i got out of college. After sitting in an office for prolonged periods of time, i decided i needed to go work out. In dec, i joined a gym and run 3-3.5 miles, five...

  • knee pain climbing/descending steps

    boulaunda 3 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 6, 2007 12:09 AM

    Hi all,I have had this knee condition where initially I couldn't walk without limping.Then I found I had no balance control on my left knee when my left knee would bend forward while I put body weight on it. I am able to walk properly now and do bit of running as well with knee support but still...

  • Told I have Chondromalcia Patellae Need Help

    Rick P 7 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions February 5, 2007 11:52 PM

    :confused: I hope those of you with knee problems can help...several months ago I moved wrong in my office chair (chair too low) and twisted my right knee. I guess I favored the left leg and walked a bit differently. A week later, I developed a weakness in the right knee and then both knees became...

  • metal plate in foot +decade== bad knee?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 30, 2007 12:36 AM

    late 1995- 2004 a metal plate kept my left foot from moving many angles. Plate removed started recovering immediately. Very bizarre time frame for several months, I even tripped over myself. Not to mention emotionally the first time I ran (I am Not all that emotional mind you). It is now over 2...

  • ACL Strain - Please help !

    yenko69chevelle 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 27, 2007 04:01 AM

    Three years ago I has two MRI's and the doc said you just have an ACL strain. Today the pain is back and it is severe. I usually ice before bed but lately is does not help.The doc said they really can not do anything because it is a strain. He did suggest molded shoe inserts since I have a flat...