Pain in knee joints
Hello doctor My mother is 51 years old and almost 75kg weight. She recently have knee joint pains and she feels weekness in her body alot. We got her treatment started which includes physiotherapy and medication but then we got no result. I want to know the reasons for it and the best doctor who can look into it
Doctor Answers (2) on Pain in knee joints
U need to get her X ray knee Jt. done to see whether age related osteoarthritis changes r there or not.It will also reveal any osteoporosis changes r there or not.Then consult any orthopedic surgeon.Cause of pain one is her wt.75 Kg n 2nd is her age. as this is weight bearing Jt. so joint space might have reduced.
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