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Pain behind the knee cap

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

I have knee pain . the back of my knee is swollen and the area around the knee cap is tender to the touch. It is painful to walk. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi. I'm a 32-year-old woman. I have been experiencing some knee pain for the past year ... do walk a fair amount, but have high end walking shoes with great arch support . The knee pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

on the corner of desk and had excruciating pain for about 5 minutes. Now its elevated but my whole knee cap area is swollen warm and the pain radiates to the back of my knee. Should I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

I am a 47 year old female who is a light runner. About 3 weeks ago I woke up with sharp pain on the inner side (below the knee cap) of my right knee. The pain has been constant ever... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Sudhir Kumar MD

For the past few month I have been suffering from knee pain when I put weight on it. It is the left knee just above and behind the knee cap. I have had a cortisone injection that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

Hi I play basket ball and netball. Recently my right knee, I am getting a lot of pain behind the knee cap. It feels like whatever it is, is also joined to my quad. Very sore to touch a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I have a dull aching pain in my left knee. I feel it mostly behind my knee cap, and the side and sometimes below the knee cap. It also gets stiff and feel like if I make a... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I cannot sleep. I ve been told its growing pains, but its located behind the knee cap. I m not very ...I ve had knee pain practically from the time I was born, 16 now. Female. And... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I turned a certain way and felt a pop in my knee, I have been in a lot of pain since (this happened about a week ago). the pain is in the knee behind the knee cap and on the... View answer

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Dr. Monika Dede MD

HELLO,I WAS WAS PUT ON LEVAQUIN 750 ON JAN 19.FOR PNEUMONIA,ABOUT 5 DAYS INTO TAKING THE LEVAQUIN I STARTED HAVING TROUBLE WITH MY LEFT LEG.PAIN AROUND THE KNEE CAP AND THE BACK OF THE... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monika Dede ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Using knee cap may help. Apply hot compress to relieve the pain.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Apply dioclofenac pain killer gel to the affected knee, this will reduce the pain but the definite management to get rid of the problem is immobilization. This can be done by wearing a knee brace.

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

Knee orthoscopy should be done.