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  • So much pain.

    painman 3 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 16, 2007 10:05 PM

    Hi everyone, I have so much pain in my right knee.I visited my doctor last week and he said it was fluid and gave me some tablets, but to be honest I get the side effects from them. Anyway my knee is still "puffed up" and very painful and stiff AND NOW I am starting to get pain in my groin round to...

  • Patellofemoral? Inflammation? Medication? or ???

    Delawana 3 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 15, 2007 02:57 PM

    Hi,If you can imagine me walking 1 mile per day and some days up to 3, healthy and happy 14 months ago to now not being able to walk from my house to 2 doors away, that's what life has been like for me!Both knees just one morning 14 months ago were tender all around. I obviously immedicately...

  • chronic chondrolamacia

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 12, 2007 01:47 PM

    I am a 47 year old mail who has been training/competitive in sports since 15. I developed chondrolamacia in the left knee 3 yrs ago, and it was shaved 6 mo's ago. The operation did not help, and it is somewhat worse. I'm now swimming, rollersking (classic style), and occasionally in line skating....

  • My knees pop out of place

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 10, 2007 06:50 AM

    I'm 31 year old female. I am overweight, but have been losing. I have also been diagnosed, in my early 20's with osteo arthritis. My right knee has always popped when I bend it, but lately, my left knee seems to pop out of place when I'm walking, and it causes me a lot of pain. Do I need to see...

  • Knee Problems and Stiff Hamstrings

    najee73 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions January 3, 2007 10:09 PM

    Hi Serveral weeks ago, while I was jogging, my knee had given way. There was not popping or clicking sound when this occurred. I had a difficult time walking back to my car. About an hour later my right knee swell up and I put ice and took anti-inflam tablets. About an hour later the swelling went...

  • knock knees at age 26!

    panther22 90 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 16, 2006 04:22 AM

    Does anybody know what i could do to correct my knock-knees? I am 26 years old and have heard people say it's too late, but i have not given up hope. I feel very embarrased especially when I put on pants or skirts that are not ankle-length. I try to hide my gait as much as possible when i walk, and...

  • I no longer cross my legs - OUCH

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 13, 2006 02:11 AM

    Hi there. I have a problem with my right knee (although my left could also be effected) when I cross my legs for any period of time and straighten them back out again i am comfronted with a sharp pain. This pain is only noticable when i try 2 move my knee and completely goes away with a *click*...

  • my knee hurts badddddddd!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions December 11, 2006 03:53 AM

    i have this serious knee pain people and i need help. the pain is localized.there is a raised area about the size of a silver dollar on my knee. the pain is confined to just that area. most of the time it hurts just to touch that area.i did not fall or injury my knee. it just happened and its...

  • terminology questions about knee

    cbmgwmhlh 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions November 15, 2006 01:22 AM

    I recently got an x-ray and the report said mildly prominent sulcus terminalis. I was just wondering if anyone knows what that means? It says it is seen with acl injuries and i know what that is but i dont get what sulcus terminalis means. If anyone can help me i would greatly appreciate...

  • Help!

    dingybat 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions November 6, 2006 02:08 PM

    i am an active sports player who usually plays basketball several times a week. i experience pain in different parts of my knees all the time. some times the back of my knee hurts, while at other times, the tibia hurts, and sometimes it simply feels quite weak. recently, i experience pain whenever...

  • back of knee pain

    halika2 4 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 26, 2006 04:49 PM

    Hi, I'm new here.I have had osteoarthritis in my right knee for 6-7 years. The past few months I have experienced pain ranging from slight to severe in the back of my left knee. It is usually worse when I've been walking or standing.I attributed it to fibromyalgia at first, because I have a...

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  • my knees hurt mostly when laying down?

    tableclocks 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 19, 2006 11:52 PM

    hope some one can help. when i lay down my knees hutr bad sometime. i m almost 60 and still work. then do a little clicking going up the steps but other then that thay are ok. its just when i lay down they start hurting.......any ideal?.thank you

  • knee cap

    strr555 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 17, 2006 04:23 PM

    I slipped in some spilled water a couple of days ago, and fell really ******n my left knee cap. I can walk fine, and I only have pain when anything touches the knee cap. I can not put any pressure on it and when I touch it lightly it is numb and tingly. I just wonder if this is something I should...

  • Transient numbness on right knee and upper calf

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 15, 2006 05:51 AM

    I am a 66 year old man who loves to stay fit through daily walking. I do these urban walks at a fast pace, averaging 3.9 to 4.1 miles per hour, and typically walk 16 miles a day, 5-6 days a week. For me this is about a 4 hour walk. On weekends, I've walked as much as 28 miles, which is an all day...

  • Should I see a doctor for a knee sprain?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions October 1, 2006 09:21 PM

    I recently fell on my knee. Upon falling, my leg bent underneath me, forcing my knee to bend beyond its normal range of motion. I believe I heard a "pop" when this occurred, although everything happened so quickly. Initially, it was quite painful. However, upon straightening it out and putting...

  • Will continued sports participation worsten my 12 year old son's Osgood-Schlatter?

    Anonymous 17 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 28, 2006 01:31 PM

    Will continued sports participation worsten my 12 year old son's Osgood-Slaughter disease or is it more just managing the pain for him?

  • my knee

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 15, 2006 10:33 AM

    :) hi everyone has anyone had surgary to help there knee i have got osgoods disease and i am having surgary on my tendon i will be in a splint for 6 weeks has anyone had this i am 23 and i have never grown out of it like i was told i would my lump on my knee is so big i can not not wear skirts

  • my knee

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 13, 2006 02:35 AM

    I AM HAVING REALLY BAD PAIN ON THE SIDE OF MY RIGHT KNEE. IT MAINLY HAPPENS WHEN I STAND OR SIT OR CLIMB STAIRS. IT IS THE WORSE PAINI HAVE EVER HAD. IF ANYONE KNOWS WHAT THIS IS PLEASE LET ME KNOW.I CAN'T TAKE IT ANYMORE.:mad: :mad: :mad:

  • Sharp Pain To Knee

    Anonymous 87 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 4, 2006 06:01 PM

    My Wife Has Started To Get Sudden Sharp Pain To Her Left Knee On The Side Of Knee Cap, Last For About 5 Seconds But Sharp Pain,Started 2 Weeks Ago Once, Then Each Day Getting More, Happens Am / Pm Whilst Walking Or Sitting Down, Laying In Bed Or Standing Up, Started To Use Deep Heat To See If...

  • knee numbness

    Anonymous 66 Replies
    Posted in: Knee conditions September 3, 2006 03:31 AM

    I have a problem with my knees. Right now the outsided of my left knee is numb, however if I kneel on it, I feel horrible pain. I have had this condition on both knees from time to time and it seems to go away, but this time the numbness is on a larger part of my knee. I did not injure it, but...