Knee pain can be caused by an overuse injury, a sudden injury or by an underlying condition such as arthritis. Treatment of knee pain will vary depending on cause. Injuries are the most common cause of knee pain or knee problems such as twisting or bending the knee. Knee injuries may include sprain, strain, meniscus tear, torn ligament, fracture, knee osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis and much more.
Knee pain can be bounded to a specific area of the knee. It is often accompanied by physical restriction. A physical examination will usually authorize to diagnosis the knee pain.
Following are the signs and symptoms of knee pain:
- Difficulty in walking due to instability of the knee
- Difficulty in walking up or down steps due to ligament damage.
- Limping due to discomfort…read more