Knee Pain Causes – Why Does My Knee Hurt?

Knee Pain Causes – Why Does My Knee Hurt?

Introduction To Knee Pain Causes

Are you suffering from knee pain? There are several common knee problems that could be the source of your knee pain, and you may need to see an Orthopaedic Specialist to address it.

You can review our introductory list of some common knee problems and symptoms to consider if anything you are experiencing could possibly need further attention. You can also visit our main website for more extensive information on knee pain and knee problems.

5 Common Knee Problems and Injuries

» Strain or Sprain of the Knee Muscles or Ligaments

  • Aching in the knee
  • Knee stiffness
  • Pain that extends through the leg, hip, or foot

» Meniscus Tear

  • Knee Pain
  • Knee swelling

» Ligament Tears

  • Knee popping
  • Knee pain
  • Feeling of instability
  • Knee swelling

» Bursitis

  • Pain in the affected knee, especially with motion or pressure
  • Knee swelling
  • Redness and warmth

» Tendon Injury

  • Pain in the knee
  • Tenderness
  • Decreased strength
  • Decreased movement

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