back knee

back knee

Patient discussion about back knee

Q. I have a swelling in the back of my knee, what is it? A few weeks ago I fell while exercising. Now I have a swelling in the back on my right knee and it hurts me to walk long distances. What could be causing this?

A. It sounds like you have a Baker cyst. Here is a video which explains about it:
http://youtube.com/watch?v=cUGKxpBQlhQ

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Feet hip-width apart, lunge forward on one leg, keeping front knee above the foot, dropping back knee to floor.
Feet hip–width apart, lunge forward on one leg, keeping front knee above the foot, dropping back knee to floor.
Bending your front knee to 90 degrees, bend your back knee in a controlled movement towards the floor.
Knee Lifts: Keeping toes on floor lift the back knee up, lower back to floor.
In fact the company says no other car in this segment offers more in the back knee and headroom.
Keeping your spine erect, bend both knees and lower your back knee toward the floor, allowing the back heel to lift off the floor.
Keeping your abs tight, take a big step back with your right leg and lower your back knee towards the ground.
Stand with your feet hip-width apart, take a big step forward and bend your and back knee simultaneously.
The sensation should be that of pulling the hands down at the ball while sliding the back knee toward the target together.
Lower your right leg into a wide lunge while bending the back knee.