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Lumpy lesions in the left hamstring area, pain, diagnosed as degenerative changes, bakers cyst, tender medial joint line with virus deforminty. What does this mean?

i have lumpy lesions in my left hamstring area, I had xray last week which diagnosed degenerative changes with lose bodies mainly at medial compartment of knee, i have a bakers cyst and tender medial joint line with a virus deformity?? I have no idea what all this means, i just know the pain is unbearable, please explain
Asked On : Thu, 16 Aug 2012
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Degenerative changes with presence of loose bodies in the knee is causing the unbearable pain you are having.
You need to have an arthroscopic surgery done for the removal of these bodies and baker,s cysts. Please consult your orthopedician for the same.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Thu, 16 Aug 2012
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