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What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Osteoarthritis?

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Posted on Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Question: lump in back of knee.knee lightly swolen
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Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal (52 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Can be osteoarthritis.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for posting your query.
A lump in the back of the knee at your age can be due to osteoarthritis or bursitis. MRI scan of the knee joint will help in proper diagnosis. You can get it examined by an orthopedician for proper evaluation.
I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Wishing you good health.
Regards.
Dr. Praveen Tayal.
For future query, you can directly approach me through my profile URL http://bit.ly/Dr-Praveen-Tayal

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What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Osteoarthritis?

Brief Answer: Can be osteoarthritis. Detailed Answer: Hello, Thanks for posting your query. A lump in the back of the knee at your age can be due to osteoarthritis or bursitis. MRI scan of the knee joint will help in proper diagnosis. You can get it examined by an orthopedician for proper evaluation. I hope this answers your query. In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out. Wishing you good health. Regards. Dr. Praveen Tayal. For future query, you can directly approach me through my profile URL http://bit.ly/Dr-Praveen-Tayal