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Runner's knee

Runner's knee:
  1. Runner's knee: Introduction
  2. Causes (3 conditions)
  3. Misdiagnosis
  4. Videos

Runner's knee: Introduction

Runner's knee: Runner's knee refers to pain in the front of the knee caused by a variety of disorders and conditions that are the result of excessive stress on the knee, often due to athletics, such as running, cycling, skiing, and soccer. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Runner's knee, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Runner's knee:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Runner's knee. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Defective running technique
  • Structural defect
  • Defective walking technique
  • more causes...»

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Misdiagnosis and Runner's knee

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Detailed list of causes of Runner's knee

The list below shows some of the causes of Runner's knee mentioned in various sources:

  • Defective running technique
  • Defective walking technique
  • Structural defect
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Runner's knee?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Runner's knee. Of the 3 causes of Runner's knee 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
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Runner's knee:

The following list of conditions have 'Runner's knee' 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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