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Have pain in knee. Did MRI, x-ray, acupuncture, ultrasound, massage, arthroscopic surgery. Pain has worsened

I have had pain in right knee for a year and a half. Finally got to see an orthopedic surgeon, had several x-rays and two MRI's with no problem seen. Went through 16 physical therapy sessions including acupuncture, ultrasound, massage, and other treatments to no avail. Finally, two months ago I had arthroscopic surgery... no bone fragments, no arthritis, nothing found to cause the constant 24/7 pain. Now the pain has become worse! I am 73 years old and am healthy otherwise. Want to get back to my life! Any suggestions. Thanks for your time, Joan
Asked On : Thu, 11 Apr 2013
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As your all reports are normal then it seems that you might have osteoporotic changes in bones giving rise to this problem.
Take high dose of calcium and vitamin A and D.
Take high protein diet.
Keep slow walking exercise.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Fri, 28 Jun 2013
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