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Knee brace causes ankle swelling

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Type 2 diabetic, hypothyroid and osteoarthritis in hip joints. Will knee brace help?

-legged?), knee (not able to kneel down - mainly in Vajrasana posture? ), ankles ( ? ) 3. Will wearing knee brace ... that was confirmed by orthopedist. She has pain on left knee. Also, pain on ankles on pressing them. 1. Is she having ...
 

Right knee pain with swelling, Using walker, red spot on knee. Should immobilize knee with knee brace?

My right knee hurts when I walk, stand or move my foot to the right. The pain is o on the inside of my knee. I do not recall injuring it although I remember feeling pain for the first time during sleep ...
 

Is it necessary to use knee braces after completing 6 weeks of bed rest?

the knee. Also please check medicines we are using, can we continue or not? ...
 

What causes swelling and pain in knees?

I'm an active 69 yr. old female. I went for a walk & the next morning my left knee was swollen & painful (on the inside) . Do I NEED to see a doc? I'm sure it's just old age. I plan on wearing a knee ...
 

What causes ankle and knee pain?

is not obvious. I am 50 years of age. For two months i have had joint pain in knees and ankles especially after prolonged sitting / sleeping. No swelling. Recently my skin has developed an odd tingling sensation when ...
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Can using a knee brace cause swelling in ankle?

Can using a knee brace that is too tight on my left knee which I had a meniscus repair on two months ago cause swelling on my left ankle I put it on tight and bowled 5 games there is no pain ...
 

What does swelling on legs after wearing knee brace indicate?

would this cause all this other area to swell or is it just forcing the fluid out of my knee area ... as hardening of the meniscus. I bought a knee brace wrap style and it helps keep my knee stable but I find ...
 

What causes swelling in ankle and lower calf?

have a brace for my knee ankle wad taped but my ankle and lower calf keep swelling im not sure if this is the ankle injury or because of the knee brace ...
 

What casues pressure in knee around knee brace?

. Had a little limp to my walk. Now, I feel some pressure on my knee, and i where a knee brace which ... a pinched nerve, cause if i hit the side of my knee softly, its a sharp pain. And sometimes if i walk too ...
 

How to get rid of pain and swelling due to knee braces?

me. Physical therapy, knee braces, knee taping, prescription medicine both for pain and swelling. My ..., and even sitting. I no longer play any type of sports because my knees either give out or lock up on me ...
 

Is playing with proper conditioning and knee braces after repair of lateral meniscus safe?

for 2 years. He is now 6 2 and 240 and he grew really fast for age 10 to 13 which caused Heel Pain and Osgood Sclatters. Would it be safe for him to play football with proper conditioning and knee braces? ...
 

Having swelling in the knee. Took IBP. Using knee brace. Worried?

wearing a knee brace to give it support. It has been a week and my knee feels a little bit better ...I was working for a week 2 times a day for 15 min. The next day my knee was swollen and hurt ...
 

I have a bump on right side of knee, Should I wear a knee brace ?

to think it was anything. Any advice so I don t hurt it while exercising? Should I wear a knee brace ...Last year I fell at work and I bruised my right knee badly. It all got better except for now ...
 

Have paining knees, advised knee brace, physio therapy, told platella not growing right. Cause?

a knee brace, go to physical therapy and that my patella wasn t growing in the right position...this past ...Hi, I am 21 years old and have suffered with pain on my knees. Both knees hurt but the left one ...
 

Suggest the types of knee braces for arthritis

severe arthritis in both of my knees. I want a brace that can go under my pants. I love to walk and I ... that covers above and below my knee. She also said that I need a hinge and have adjustable straps. Do I really ...
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Knee brace is causing pain and swelling, orthopedic said to walk with it off, but knee is still unstable its only been a week, what should I do?
Don't start directly walking. Initially start physiotherapy and mild weight bearing. Then gradually start walking with support. And then independent walking. Also start calcium and vitamin d3 supplements. Please hit thanks.
 
What causes swelling in the feet, ankles, legs and knees?
Plenty of causes that I can list. However to make this discussion more specific and helpful, you need to provide more information along with previous medical history / treatment history. You may want to user Ask A doctor / Ask A Specialist option.
 
About a month ago I began using a treadmill & elliptical 3-4 X's a week. Today my knee started popping w/each step. Doesn't hurt but bothers me. What can I do?
Wear a knee brace, there might be a minor sprain in the joint causing the pain. Need not worry rest for some days along with the brace will solve the problem.
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