Sore right knee for years
had Sore right knee for years worse when I am in bed and cannot turn
onto either side but must lie on my back.
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pain is caused by trauma, misalignment, and degeneration as well as
by conditions like arthritis.
common knee disorder is generally known as patellofemoral syndrome.
of minor cases of knee pain can be treated at home with rest and ice
but more serious injuries do require surgical care.
of patellofemoral syndrome involves a tissue-related problem that
creates pressure and irritation in the knee between the patella and
the trochlea (patellar compression syndrome), which causes pain.
major class of knee disorder involves a tear, slippage, or dislocation
that impairs the structural ability of the knee to balance the leg
(patellofemoral instability syndrome). Patellofemoral instability
syndrome may cause either pain, a sense of poor balance, or both.
contributes to disorders of the knee. Particularly in older people,
knee pain frequently arises due to osteoarthritis. In addition, weakening
of tissues around the knee may contribute to the problem. Patellofemoral
instability may relate to hip abnormalities or to tightness of surrounding
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