Osteoarthritis of patellofemoral joint

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Avatar n tn I have bulging discs and osteoarthritis and the avascular necrosis. The hip pain has been the worst of what I have experienced. The Dr's tell me having my hips replaced will cure most of the pain. I am now bone on bone , no cartiledge with cysts. I am just worried I have waited too long as now I have lost my muscle tone am not able to exercise at all now, sleeping more than an hour or so at a time is not possible most nights. My legs have a weird feeling now are numb and my feet and tingle.
Avatar m tn The MRI describes mild joint orientation abnormality and thinning of the cartilage that lines the knee cap to cause smooth functioning of the knee joint. Rest of the knee structures appear to be normal. Hope this helps. Take care!
Avatar n tn I got the x-ray results which was read that I have a small joint effusion, mild osteoarthritis involving the medial component, and moderate osteoarthritis of the patellofemoral joint, and would like to know what is the treatment for me
Avatar m tn The joint is normally aligned. There is joint space narrowing of the acromioclavicular joint with associated subchondral cystic changes. However, there is no significant osteophytosis. BONE: There is unremarkable bone marrow signal. Specifically, negative for fracture, osteomyelitis, osteonecrosis, or marrow replacing process. BURSAE AND SOFT TISSUES: The bursae and soft tissue surrounding the shoulder are unremarkable. Impression: 1.
Avatar n tn Osteoarthritis is a mechanical or traumatic disorder of the joint, and subsequent local degenerative changes in the joint, cartilage, and surrounding bones and tissue. It is not a rheumatic disorder.
Avatar f tn There are moderately large osteophytes in the patellofemoral compartment. Postoperative changes of lateral patellar release are suggested. There is focal full-thickness cartilage loss in the medial compartment with large marginal osteophytes and some reactive subcortical marrow signal changes. Lateral compartment demonstrates focal full-thickness cartilage loss with large marginal osteophyte formation and some reactive subcortical marrow signal changes.
Avatar m tn LAT report is reduction in the patellofemoral and medial tibiofemoral joint space formation of osteophytes seen at articles margins and for right knee reduction in the reduction in the patellofemoral and medial femoral joint space formation of articular margins. the visualused bones are normal in architecture and alignment. no bony lesion or break is seen. surrounding soft tissues are normal in appearance. Impression of left knee: Osteosrthiritis and for right knee: F/S/O Osteoarthiritis.
Avatar n tn The lateral meniscus becomes inflammed or has degenerated. Osteoarthritis of the knee. Osteoarthritis (also called degenerative joint disease) is the degradation and degeneration of this articular cartilage. As the disease progresses, the cartilage itself becomes thinner and in some cases may wear away altogether. Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome One of the most common knee injuries with pain originating from the patella or kneecap. A common overuse injury and running injury.
Avatar n tn Your symptoms of grinding, popping and stiffness indeed suggest that you are having osteoarthritis. Any grinding is characteristic of osteoarthritis; locking and catching are characteristic of meniscus injuries and osteochondritis dissecans (meniscus injuries are much more common than osteochondritis dissecans); and giving way is more characteristic of ligamentous injuries.
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Avatar m tn About 5 months ago, it started getting worse and regularly got to levels where I was in so much pain I couldn't concentrate or do anything but hobble back and forth to try to finish my day's work. Even my days off were spent sitting at home because of my level of pain. Advil, Aleve, Tylenol, etc, wouldn't even touch the pain. The only thing I could do to manage it was to sit at home on the couch with ice and advil and hope it got better.
Avatar n tn I had the scope because of osteoarthritis of the knee with severe osteoarthritis of the patellofemoral joint and was hoping the surgery would buy me a few more years to work. This was a big mistake because I am in more pain now than before the surgery.
Avatar n tn Hi, The most probable cause of sharp shooting pain in the knee could be a torn or damaged ligament . Please go for an MRI of the knee joint. MRI is an accurate and detailed investigation .Please consult an orthopaedic surgeon for the diagnosis .Hope this helps you . Take care and regards !