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Walking with torn meniscus

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Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

I have a torn meniscus , swollen leg, and a bakers cyst . I have been taking Aleve , but it has started irritating my stomach. I have chosen not to have surgery because the small tear in the meniscus ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

of cartilage because of the walking problem, etc., should I assume that the repair of the root is not practical ... walking? Last night I got out of bed and had one of those spasms/cramps on the right side... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

Hi, I had arthroscopic surgery for a torn meniscus last August. I was told at the time that I could ... since. I can't walk properly and use a cane most of the time. I can only walk for very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Dr. Tayal, how common would it be to be able to live with a torn meniscus root which causes no pain and does not interfere with walking? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

hi...I've been having problem with left knee, have partially torn meniscus ...this morning knee popped/cracked and now unable to put any weight on the leg, can barely walk on tip toes with a cane ... View answer

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

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Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Hi the doctor told me i have to go for surgery in my knee on dec10,2014 because i have a torn mensisc he gave me tramadol for pain but im in so much pain i can t walk nor go up the steps and the pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Swetha Dhananjay MD

I have recently had an MRI on my left knee. The results showed torn meniscus. I am 67 still pretty .... I have started walking an hour before work to lose some weight but the pain is pretty bad not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swetha Dhananjay ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

Hi I have RA and a slightly torn meniscus in my left knee. Over the last week my knee is swelling and is painful along the side and in the back when I walk it feels like it is very swollen. I am... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Mukesh Tiwari MD

My left calf feels heavy up to the back of my left knee. I sometime have to walk with a limp. I had a torn minnicus on this knee 5 years ago. Also is coli transferred from person to person . My doctor won ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukesh Tiwari ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

to the ground.Used ice & heat & rest.Family doctor said it is probably torn meniscus on inner knee.Had an injection which lasted for 5 days.Now I am back to the pain when I walk.I am scheduled to see... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM I am sorry to hear that you have injured your knee. The symptoms for contusion of the meniscus would be very similar to a torn meniscus. There would be pain and swelling with...

Dr.     Jose Ignacio Artero Munoz MD

Hello.If the meniscal torn is not large;conservative treatment(rest, bandage, local cold application and intake of antiinflammatory drugs)during four weeks may be sufficient to recover.If torn is large or conservative...

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM. From your description of the injury it sound like you have strained the medial lateral ligament of the knee. This ligament stabilizes the knee on the inside. You could also have a torn...