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Knee collapse

Knee collapse: Introduction

Knee collapse: Failure of the knee to bear weight with collapse. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Knee collapse, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Knee collapse:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Knee collapse. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Message Boards for Knee collapse

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Diagnostic tests for Knee collapse:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Knee collapse. 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
  • Radiological examination
  • more tests...»

Knee collapse: Animations

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Knee collapse

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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 collapse. 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 collapse:

The list of organs typically affected by Knee collapse may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Knee collapse

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

How Common are these Causes of Knee collapse?

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 collapse. Of the 6 causes of Knee collapse that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Knee collapse:

The following list of conditions have 'Knee collapse' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Knee collapse?

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

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

Classifications of Knee collapse:

Medical Conditions associated with Knee collapse:

Knee symptoms (149 causes), 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 collapse:

Weak knees, Knee pain (122 causes), Blue skin (412 causes), Knee bruise (15 causes), Skin bruise (2 causes), Knee locking (18 causes), Knee ligament damage, Recurrent patella dislocation, Discoid lateral meniscus, Chondromalacia patella, Osteochondritis dissecans

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