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Knee pain: Pain in or around the knee joint. See detailed information below for a list of 122 causes of Knee pain, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Knee pain.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
about your symptoms.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Knee pain, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Knee pain may include:
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Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Knee pain may include:
Real-life user stories relating to Knee pain:
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Knee pain. Some of these are listed below :
The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Knee pain as a symptom.
Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using,
including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Knee pain may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Knee pain. 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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Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:
Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Knee pain as a symptom include:
The list of organs typically affected by Knee pain may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Knee pain mentioned in various sources:
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 pain. Of the 122 causes of Knee pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Knee pain' 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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The following list of medical conditions have Knee pain 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Knee pain based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Knee pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Knee pain:
Pain (6458 causes), Knee symptoms (149 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Knee pain:
Knee swelling (25 causes), Stiff knee (21 causes), Knee locking (18 causes), Knee symptoms (149 causes), Septic arthritis, Osgood-Schlatter disease, Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease, Discoid meniscus, Tears of the meniscus, Ligament injury, Osteochondritis dissecans, Dislocated kneecap, Partially dislocated kneecap, Bursitis (11 causes), Bipartite patella
Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:
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