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Pain in the knee

Permanent pain in the kneecap of the knee and feeling of hip weight and coldness in the tips of the foot

Knee Instability while walking

2 years back had an road accident which caused right knee dislocation. MRI scan reported "Chronic depressed fracture & remodelling of lateral tibial plateau with articular surface irregularity and focal chondral defect in its weight bearing portion. Large osteophytes and remodelling of proximal tibiofibular joint is also noted. Minimal laxity of proximal portion of lateral collateral ligament & popliteus tendon" Need suggestion if these issues can be treated by medication & by avoiding surgery

Slight pain & clickng sound in left knee

I have slight pain in my left knee joint while bending my leg for sitting down or while getting up. Also i can feel a clicking sound when i kick gently. From past 3 weeks all of a sudden. I am an IT professional. I used to have mild exercise like walking for 4 kms daily. But after this pain or clicking sound i am avoiding any exercise or stress to the joint.

Numbness in chest.

I injured the upper left side of my chest in martial arts. doctor said the xray was clear but he thinks its a cracked rib. he said once I can sleep comfortably, I can go back to martial arts. A few days later It felt good, the pain was significantly reduced and I was sleeping well. I went back, and 30 mins after that class, the injured area became totally numb. there seems to be a small lump in the numb area, It doesnt hurt much but its been numb for about 3 days now. from sternum to armpit.

Soft tissue damage

I had soft tissue damage at the end of October and I'm still feeling pain after exercising it a bit and some times from the hamstring up to my thigh in pain and worried that this injury could be permanent and will affect my footballing career

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