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Cause for pain in knee cap - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have pain in my knee cap since 5months
User :   my left knee cap
Doctor :   ok
User :   i had been to a doc ..got an x-ray ...
Doctor :   did oyu had any injury
User :   i did not have any injury
User :   its like ...it started some 7-8 yrs back
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there pain while walking
User :   there was cracklin sound in my nice even while walkin n occasionally pain ...but now the cracklin sound has gone but pain has become more
User :   if i walk for more than 10-15 mins ...it pains
Doctor :   it will be due to lack of lubricating fluid in the knee joint
User :   the doc after seein the x-ray said the inner wall of my knee cap has worn out a bit
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did he advised for surgery
User :   and suggested me few exercise..im doin that since 4- months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   It takes time for the torn tissue to become normal
User :   but still there is pain
User :   he said i might have to under go some kind of XXXscopy ..
User :   do u know wat is that?
Doctor :   it is called Arthroscopy
Doctor :   to visualize the knee joint
Doctor :   hi
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