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Possible Knee Dislocation

I’ve had a previous ACL, MCL, and Meniscus tear in the past and the occasiaonal popping of the knee whenever I’m not paying attention, but recently when running I did something stupid and my knee popped... unlike the past my knee usually pops a few times but this time it was only once and I now can’t straigten my leg and there is swelling that has yet to go down (been about four days) and there’s a sharp pain whenever I try to straighten it in the front of my knee, kinda feels under the knee cap

Lower calf n foot is tight n burning sen

Last one 3 to 4 days my lower calf muscle n foot is tight n burning sensation. I had a fall 10 yrs back n had legament problem. But now I was told there was an hair line facture n did not heel.

I have got Gout in my left foot joint.

What remedies and what precautions should be taken? Is it a serious disease? Can it be normalised? Can I do sports like running etc?

Vitamin D deficiency

Having vitamin D deficiency and per recent blood test outcome I found that I have only 9.19 ng/ml when minimum requirement for an adult male is 20 ng/ml. Also I feel stressed easily in mornings and have leg pain too

Severe lower back pain from 15 days

My mother is suffering from pain in lower back from last 15 days . MRI reports says TYPE 2 MODIC CHANGE SEEN IN LUMBAR VERTEBRA . MILD DISC DESSICATION WITH DIFFUSE DISC BULGE , FACET JOINT ARTHROPATHY NOTED AT L3-4 LEVEL . Kindly suggest us .

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Dr. Hemant K. Kalyan - Orthopedist
Dr. Hemant K. Kalyan Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Diploma in Orthopaedics, FCPS - Mid. & Gynae, Fellowship in Arthroscopy and Joint replacement of Knee and Shoulder) 28 years experience Manipal Hospital
181 recommendations Old Airport Road, Bangalore INR 650
Dr. Chandramouli B - Orthopedist
Dr. Chandramouli B Orthopedist (MS - Orthopaedics, MBBS) 24 years experience Orthocentre
956 recommendations BTM Layout 2nd Stage, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Anand Halyal - Spine Surgeon
Dr. Anand Halyal Spine Surgeon (MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, MNAMS - Orthopaedics, Fellow in Spine Surgery) 12 years experience Sumeru Orthopaedic & Spine Clinic
1062 recommendations Banashankari, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Chandrasekar Chikkamuniyappa - Orthopedist
Dr. Chandrasekar Chikkamuniyappa Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellowship in Joint Replacement) 24 years experience People Tree Hospitals
305 recommendations Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore INR 400
Dr. Balasubramanyam PR - Orthopedist
Dr. Balasubramanyam PR Orthopedist (MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics) 16 years experience Susheel Orthopaedic Centre
1687 recommendations Rajarajeshwarinagar, Bangalore INR 400