Strain or Sprain of the Knee Muscles or Ligaments
Are you experiencing any of the following symptoms?
- Aches in the knee
- Stiffness of the knee muscles
- Pain that spreads through the leg, hip, or foot
The terms strain and sprain refer to an injury to the ligaments or muscles in the knee. This condition may arise from a sudden movement or an injury. The severity of sprains and strains can vary greatly. Symptoms may also include shooting pain that spreads through the leg or feet, most likely signifying the presence of a pinched nerve.