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Ligament tear in right knee and severe pain - 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
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   i have severe knee pain
User :   what to i do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help you
Doctor :   since when is the pain?
User :   i had a ligament tear in my right knee and they did Orthoscopy
User :   but it did not help its been since 3yrs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the ligament tear corrected?
User :   now i go for gym i exercise on thread mill and cycling but my knee gets swolen
Doctor :   ok
User :   they said yes corrected
Doctor :   then I suggest that you stop it
User :   k
User :   but the pain is there all the time
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   that omly means
User :   i cannot sit in 1 position i have keep changing
Doctor :   that the correction is not complete or it needs rest
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have rested for 2yrs at a stretch but nothing has helped
Doctor :   you need to go a physio threapist and learn exercises
User :   i have done that also
Doctor :   you can do without doing any harm to the knee
Doctor :   so please stop the gym exercises for the meanwhile
User :   i have got the best treatments but nothing seem to be helping

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   all it needs is time and you will be fine
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