Thursday, September 10, 2009 vicky, Community Member, asks

Q: no knee reflexes - why

Leg problems - no reflexes - no pain sensation - numbness in legs

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momdukes, Community Member
9/10/09 4:36pm

Now this is wierd, as long as I can remember, I have never had any reflexes in my knees when the eoctor would tap it with the little hammer like thingie.  He would tap all over my legs trying to get it to jump and they never could, no matter how they tried.  I am now asuming it was the MS right; and even now they still cannot get my legs to jump, MS right?Undecided  sherry/smomdukesKiss

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sue, Community Member
11/23/11 3:59pm

could be a bad tendoin or a lension on the spinal cord that has to do with nerves on the legs..get a ultra sound in the groin area to see if this is the case...also many people with arthirtis have this problem..see a doctor please

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By vicky, Community Member— Last Modified: 11/23/11, First Published: 09/10/09