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Knee symptoms

Knee symptoms: Introduction

Further information about Knee symptoms is below, or review more specific information about these types of Knee symptoms: stiff knee, knee pain, knee swelling, knee rash, knee redness, Knee itch, Knee coldness, Knee bruise or other types.

Knee symptoms: Symptoms affecting the knee. See detailed information below for a list of 149 causes of Knee symptoms, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Knee symptoms:

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Knee symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Knee symptoms Treatments

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Stories from Users for Knee symptoms

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Message Boards for Knee symptoms

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Diagnostic tests for Knee symptoms:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Knee symptoms. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Inspect the knee with the person walking, standing and lying
    • A systematic examination of the affected knee looking for signs of inflammation, deformity, swelling, disordered stability and reduced range of motion - e.g. tenderness and warmth indicates inflammation; redness of the skin over the joint indicates gout, pseudogout, rheumatic fever or septic arthritis.
    • Full physical examination looking for signs of systemic disease that can predispose or present with joint pain - e.g. rash and pitted nails of psoriasis; Raynaud's phenomenon of rheumatoid arthritis; doughnut-shaped rash of Lyme disease; butterfly rash of systemic lupus erythematosus; abdominal tenderness of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease; heart murmur of rheumatic fever or subacute bacterial endocarditis.
  • Blood tests
    • Full blood count, ESR and CRP
    • Renal function tests and Electrolytes
  • more tests...»

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Knee symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Knee symptoms

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Knee symptoms. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Organs affected by Knee symptoms:

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Detailed list of causes of Knee symptoms

The list below shows some of the causes of Knee symptoms mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Knee symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Knee symptoms. Of the 149 causes of Knee symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 7 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 137 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Knee symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'Knee symptoms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome ... knee ache at the side of the knee during activity, usually normal knee mobility, knee snap, knee burning sensation at the side of the knee during activity, not usually knee swelling, knee pain
  • Ischiopatellar dysplasia ... absent kneecap

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  • Kaplan-Plauchu-Fitch syndrome ... knock knees
  • Knee conditions ... Knee swelling, Knee inflammation, Knee pain
  • Knee injury ... Knee swelling, Knee inflammation, Knee pain
  • Knee sprain ... knee swelling, knee stiffness, knee pop, knee pain, knee buckle sideways, knee tenderness
  • Knee tendinitis ... knee pain on jumping, knee pain on hurried walking, difficulty lifting leg, knee pain on running, knee pain, knee tenderness, difficulty bending knee, difficulty extending knee

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Conditions listing medical complications: Knee symptoms:

The following list of medical conditions have Knee symptoms or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Knee symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Knee symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Knee symptoms?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Knee symptoms, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Knee symptoms:

    Subtypes of Knee symptoms:

    Stiff knee (21 causes), Knee pain (122 causes), Knee swelling (25 causes), Knee rash (18 causes), Knee redness (9 causes), Knee itch (16 causes), Knee rash (18 causes), Knee coldness (9 causes), Knee bruise (15 causes), Knee blueness (11 causes), Knee spasm (14 causes), Knee paralysis (13 causes), Knee lump (16 causes), Knee tingling/paresthesias (9 causes), Knee burning sensations (21 causes), Knee collapse (6 causes), Knee paresthesia/ tingling (10 causes), Knock knee (21 causes), Brudzinski's sign (3 causes), Knock-knees (40 causes), Behind knee itch (14 causes), Behind knee lump (17 causes), Behind knee pain (23 causes), Behind knee rash (11 causes), Behind knee swelling (32 causes), Knee burning sensation (21 causes), Knee locking (18 causes), Kneecap itch (13 causes), Kneecap lump (13 causes), Kneecap pain (21 causes), Kneecap rash (17 causes), Kneecap swelling (18 causes), Acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (28 causes), Acne-like knee skin symptoms (30 causes), Acute acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (8 causes), Acute acne-like knee skin symptoms (8 causes), Acute ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (6 causes), Acute ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (5 causes), Acute injuries of both knees related to sports (8 causes), Acute injuries of the knee related to sports (18 causes), Acute psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (4 causes), Acute psoriasis-like knee rash (6 causes), Anterior knee pain related to sports (11 causes), Chronic acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (2 causes), Chronic acne-like knee skin symptoms (7 causes), Chronic ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (15 causes), Chronic ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (16 causes), Chronic psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (10 causes), Chronic psoriasis-like knee rash (8 causes), Constant anterior knee pain (11 causes), Constant behind-knee pain (13 causes), Constant knee pain (13 causes), Constant knee pain in children (15 causes), Constant lateral knee pain (5 causes), Constant medial knee pain (5 causes), Constant posterior knee pain (9 causes), Cystic lesions in the knee (3 causes), Decreased ankle and knee reflexes (14 causes), Fixed knee flexion deformities (3 causes), Flexural psoriasis (7 causes), Flexural rashes in children (7 causes), Ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (16 causes), Ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (16 causes), Intermittent acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (3 causes), Intermittent acne-like knee skin symptoms (8 causes), Intermittent ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (4 causes), Intermittent ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (6 causes), Intermittent knee pain (5 causes), Intermittent kneecap pain (7 causes), Intermittent kneecap pain on both sides (6 causes), Intermittent kneecap pain on one side (13 causes), Intermittent pain behind both knees (5 causes), Intermittent pain behind the knee (8 causes), Intermittent psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (4 causes), Intermittent psoriasis-like knee rash (4 causes), Involuntary flexion of the knees and hips (5 causes), Jogger's knee (3 causes), Jumper's knee (2 causes), Knee pain in children (25 causes), Knee rash in children (7 causes), Knee swelling in children (25 causes), Knock kneesn children, McMurray's sign (1 cause), Lateral knee pain and sports (5 causes), Medial knee pain related to sports (5 causes), Mild acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (4 causes), Mild acne-like knee skin symptoms (7 causes), Mild behind-knee pain (13 causes), Mild ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (3 causes), Mild ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (6 causes), Mild ichthyosis-like leg skin symptoms (5 causes), Mild pain behind the knee (9 causes), Mild psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (3 causes), Mild psoriasis-like knee rash (5 causes), Mottled knees (1 cause), Overuse knee injuries (10 causes), Overuse knee injury (10 causes), Patellofemoral pain on one side (3 causes), Popliteal pulses, Popliteal swelling (11 causes), Posterior knee pain and sports (9 causes), Psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (14 causes), Psoriasis-like knee rash (14 causes), Recurring acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (6 causes), Recurring acne-like knee skin symptoms (7 causes), Recurring ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (4 causes), Recurring ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (7 causes), Recurring knee pain on both sides (5 causes), Recurring kneecap pain (9 causes), Recurring psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (5 causes), Recurring psoriasis-like knee rash (10 causes), Runner's knee following jogging (3 causes), Runner's knee in the lower limb (3 causes), Severe acne-like behind-knee skin symptoms (10 causes), Severe acne-like knee skin symptoms (8 causes), Severe ichthyosis-like behind-knee skin symptoms (15 causes), Severe ichthyosis-like knee skin symptoms (16 causes), Severe knee pain in lower limb (11 causes), Severe pain in both knees (3 causes), Severe psoriasis-like behind-knee rash (8 causes), Severe psoriasis-like calf rash (12 causes), Severe psoriasis-like knee rash (13 causes), Sports related knee injuries (6 causes), Sudden onset of knee pain (16 causes), Sports related Chondromalacia patellae (8 causes), Swelling of the knees (15 causes), Knee blister (8 causes), Knee numb (6 causes), Knee sensitive (6 causes), Kneecap bleeding (5 causes), Kneecap blister (8 causes), Kneecap bruise (5 causes), Kneecap deformity (25 causes), Kneecap infection (6 causes), Kneecap inflammation (6 causes), Kneecap numb (9 causes), Kneecap redness (6 causes), Kneecap sensitive (9 causes), Kneecap spasm (2 causes), Kneecap tingling (9 causes), Kneecap ulcer (3 causes), Kneecap weakness (4 causes), Knee joint bleeding (5 causes), Knee joint blister (8 causes), Knee joint bruise (5 causes), Knee joint burning sensation (9 causes), Knee joint cold (9 causes), Knee joint deformity (7 causes), Knee joint infection (6 causes), Knee joint numb (9 causes), Knee joint redness (6 causes), Knee joint sensitive (10 causes), Knee joint spasm (2 causes), Knee joint tingling (9 causes), Knee joint ulcer (3 causes), Knee joint weakness (5 causes), Popliteal fossa bleeding (9 causes), Popliteal fossa blister (11 causes), Popliteal fossa bruise (5 causes), Popliteal fossa burning sensation (9 causes), Popliteal fossa cold (9 causes), Popliteal fossa deformity (10 causes), Popliteal fossa infection (7 causes), Popliteal fossa inflammation (6 causes), Popliteal fossa numb (15 causes), Popliteal fossa redness (7 causes), Popliteal fossa sensitive (9 causes), Popliteal fossa spasm (7 causes), Popliteal fossa tingling (15 causes), Popliteal fossa ulcer (7 causes), Popliteal fossa weakness (4 causes), Sudden onset of sports related chondromalacia patellae (7 causes), Sudden onset of sports related knee injuries (6 causes), Sudden onset of Runner's knee (3 causes), Patellar pain (6 causes), Patellofemoral pain (6 causes), Patellofemoral pain in children (6 causes), knee tingling (6 causes), knee bruise (15 causes), knee bleeding (4 causes), knee infection (7 causes), knee coldness (9 causes), knee inflammation (9 causes), knee ulcer (4 causes), knee spasm (14 causes), knee itch (16 causes), knee lump (16 causes), knee deformity (21 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Knee symptoms:

    Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

    Symptoms related to Knee symptoms:

    Knee pain (122 causes), Weak kness, Stiff knee (21 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Knee swelling (25 causes), Knee rash (18 causes), Knee itch (16 causes), Knee coldness (9 causes), Knee bruise (15 causes), Knee blueness (11 causes)

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