An MRI shows I have suprapatelar fat pad impingenent of

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Q: An MRI shows I have suprapatelar fat pad impingenent of both knees. I have some pain, but, my main concern is that occasionally my knees will lock bent. My doctor recommened corticosteriod injections. Will the injections help prevent my knees from locking?

Symptoms:  Locking knees, MRI positive for intrapatellar fat pad inpingement, severe pain when the knees lock.
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