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Kneecap pain

Kneecap pain: Introduction

Kneecap pain: A feeling of distress and agonycaused by the stimulation of pain nerve endings in the kneecap. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Kneecap pain, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Kneecap pain:

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

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Causes of Types of Kneecap pain:

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Kneecap pain: Symptom Checker

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Kneecap pain: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Kneecap pain

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Kneecap pain: Deaths

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Kneecap pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Kneecap pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Kneecap pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Kneecap pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Kneecap pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Kneecap pain. Of the 21 causes of Kneecap pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 19 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Kneecap pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Kneecap 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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Causes of Kneecap pain Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Kneecap pain:

    Medical Conditions associated with Kneecap 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), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Kneecap pain:

    Knee pain (122 causes), Stiff knee (21 causes), Knee symptoms (149 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Patellofemoral syndrome, Patellar Subluxation dislocation, Articular cartilage injury, Meniscal disorders, Arthritis (224 causes), Ligament tears, Tendon rupture, Bursitis and tendonitis, Osgood-Schlatter disease

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