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Offline daisygirl2

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the knee that pops
« on: July 07, 2005, 06:31:12 PM »
Hey all,

 I have had an odd and painful experience...twice now. I woke up again today with the most severe knee pain I have ever had. and it hurt for a while. Until I was in the shower and moved the knee and I left the bones rubbing together and a really loud BANG/POP and bad pain. Then hte knee pain went down a little its still achy and hurts. But what si that? It felt like legos snapping but much bigger. this is the second time it's happened.

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Re: the knee that pops
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2005, 07:18:12 PM »
Is it your kneecap who pops ? Or does your knee lock when straighten it ? If kneecaps pop it might be so that your knee tends to sublux but don't. If your knee locks and then when you move it loosen you might have a meniscus damage with loose bodies interfering. Make an appointment to an orthopedic surgeon specialized on knees if this continue to happen. Mean while RICE (rest,ice,compress,elevate).
Good luck to you !!

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