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My right knee is swollen quite a bit and is very painful.

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My right knee is swollen quite a bit and is very painful. The swelling is just to the inside of the knee and the pain radiates to front of knee and down the shin
JA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?
Customer: It hurts when I sit down after walking or when I lay down at night
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not that I know. I am 59 years old. And I am over weight
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DIEGO BONILLA replied 11 months ago.


This is Dr. Diego, experienced in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care.

I understand your concerns. Do you have any other medical conditions? Any fevers? Did you have this problem before? Do you take any medications? Did you fall?

Expert:  Dr Chaithanya replied 11 months ago.


Dr Chaithanya attending you

Have you taken an Xray?

MRI done?

Have you been to doc about this?