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What is the treatment for knee pain ?

What is the treatment for knee pain. this is troubling long time.
Sat, 30 Apr 2011
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How old are you , Any Injury / Sprain , Any other joints involved , Pain in same Hip , What about morning evening pain severity , Locking , Climbing up / down is more painful ... Knee Pain has many reasons... Ideally need to examine you... Then only i can confirm diagnosis & further management can be done....
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First find out what is the cause for your knee pain and then get that treated. Otherwise you can keep taking painlikkers when it pains.

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