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Causes of Knock knees

Causes of Knock knees

Most cases of knock knees are a temporary orthopedic condition that result when a child is learning to maintain their balance. Overpronation may increase the likelihood of knock knees. Physical injury to the shinbone growth plate or osteomyelitis may also cause knock knees.

List of causes of Knock knees

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Knock knees) that could possibly cause Knock knees includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Knock-knees

Knock knees: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Knock knees, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Knock knees:

Knock knees: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Knock knees: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Knock knees as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Knock knees as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Knock knees. Our database lists the following as having Knock knees as a complication of that condition:

Knock knees as a symptom:

Conditions listing Knock knees as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Knock knees. Our database lists the following as having Knock knees as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Knock knees:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Knock knees may be found in:


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