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Cause for opening knee joint resulting into pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
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User :   Sorry I did not know the chat window opened up
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   I injured my knee couple of years back. twisted the joint while playing.
User :   it keeps repeating
User :   what might be the problem?
User :   I had contacted a physio but he said nothing wrong
Doctor :   What keeps Repeating if you can tell
User :   the knee joint tries to open up from the side while running & joins back
User :   it gives lot of pain when it happens for that day & from next day it is fine again
Doctor :   Did you have it since the time of accident itself
User :   yes. it happened while playing.
User :   first time around 2.5years back
User :   from then it is continueing
User :   it would be fine but suddenly it just repeats when i strain again
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   at that time did you have a the examination by the orthopedician who ruled out any Ligament involvement
User :   i took x-ray & they said everything is fine. maybe some ligament damage but very little. he told me some exercises which i did.
Doctor :   or the Minisceal tear
Doctor :   did you take sufficient rest at that time or got back into activities soon after itself
User :   i did take rest but felt it was fine to start again so i did.
Doctor :   How many Days rest was it
User :   dont remember exactly but started again when i felt comfortable
User :   Are you there?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   It will be essential for you to get the Repeat X-Ray done
Doctor :   and based on the findings take the next measures forward as to surgery or the rest
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User :   ok. what might be the problem?
Doctor :   there are possibilities of you having sustained a ligament tear and that has not healed well
Doctor :   or has worsened and due to it you are getting the noise
Doctor :   also the menisceal involvement needs to be ruled out based on the examination
Doctor :   only
User :   any doctor whom i can contact?
User :   any specialist for this kind of problem?
Doctor :   Orthopedician will be the first person that you need to see
Doctor :   and he would be examining you after the
Doctor :   findings he will refer you to some one if needed
User :   ok
User :   any contacts near nagar?
Doctor :   Hosmat will be the right place for you to go If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
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User :   yes
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
User :   ok thanks. will wait for reply from your end.
Doctor :   You are Welcome
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