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    Old 10-07-2013, 09:21 PM   #1
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    Knee Pain?

    Hello,

    I have been experiencing knee pain lately that is fairly inconsistent and hard to explain. About 5 months ago I fell with all of my weight on my right knee cap during an athletic event on a turf field. After the incident I experienced trouble bending my knee, my knee swelled up slightly and I had pain on the medial side of my knee. I also had this spot on the medial side of my knee cap that killed with pain when touched exactly where the spot was for maybe a couple weeks.

    While I was training over the summer, the pain would reoccur every so often, but was manageable. The past 2 months I have been involved with a sport almost every day of the week and I have been experiencing the same pain I did when I fell 5 months ago, so I figure it may have something to do with falling on my knee so long ago. I feel pain most when trying to bend my leg or walking down stairs especially...or when I sit for a long time with my knee bent and then start walking around again it hurts. Walking around, I occasionally limp because it is painful to bend my knee while walking, so I just keep my leg straight sometimes or just drag my leg behind me. When I'm playing it may take a while for the pain to onset, but I can usually play through the pain, though it is quite annoying and frustrating at times. The worst pain while playing is when I am just running for a long time or on distance runs--not so much pain while I am cutting back and forth. The most frustrating thing is, though, when I touch my knee and move around my knee cap while I am sitting around, there really is no pain, so when someone looks at my knee it never hurts when they test it, as it hurts most while I am in motion and standing on it, walking around, running, climbing/going down stairs, etc... Any ideas please on if I may/may not have done something to it?

    Thank you!

     
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    Old 10-07-2013, 09:31 PM   #2
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    Re: Knee Pain?

    If you have not had an Xray, I would suggest you do so. An MRI would be more conclusive to solving your problem. You could have injured something that is only aggrivated with certain activities. I would seek further testing to see what the issue may be.....Hope this helps!

     
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