I have begun getting a burning and tearing feeling in my lateral knee about the epicondile area. had it a few monthds ago in my right knee now its in my left. It only happens when I bend down I am not kneeling on my knee just bending it. it does not hurt any other time and not in regular bending as in sitting. Can anyone tell me what this is.
Well, without an evaluation it would be difficult to identify the cause of knee pain in your case. Possibilities that may need to be considered include chondromalacia, tendonitis, bursitis, fractures, patellar dislocation, injuries to the internal knee ligaments/ menisci, infections/ inflammations, arthritis, cyst formation, bone growths/ tumours, nerve injuries etc; just to name a few. I would suggest consulting an orthopedician for an evaluation and appropriate management.
Hope this helps.
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