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Knee joint pain, difficulty in walking - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   I hit both of my knees on the dash of my car in a car accident two months ago. They still hurt everyday.
User :  
I have been to 3 doctors and have had x rays and they say nothing is wrong.
Doctor :  
User :  
They hurt more when I walk and when it is rainy outside
Doctor :  
Do you find any difference in your walking abiity or movements?
User :  
yes. I cannot walk as quickly as I used to. And sometimes the muscle behing my knee gets so tight I can hardly bend it
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
what did doctors said after looking at your x rays
User :  
Nothing there. One ER doctor said I burst a bursa sack? but didnt explain further
Doctor :  

Doctor :  
In such type of accidents there might be damage to your knee tendons and menisci ( which are soft cartilaginous parts )
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