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Knee swelling in children: Knee swelling in children is puffiness or enlargement of a child's knee. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Knee swelling in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Knee swelling in children:
Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Knee symptoms (149 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)
Symptoms related to Knee swelling in children:
Ansell-Bywaters-Elderking syndrome, Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, Common variable immunodeficiency, Erythema nodosum, Knee injury, Knee sprain, Nephritic syndrome, Osgood-Schlatter disease, Pica syndrome, Singh-Williams-McAlister syndrome, Infection (1293 causes)
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