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KNEE PAINS

Knee pain is a common symptom in people of all ages. It may start suddenly, often after an injury or exercise. Knee pain also may begin as a mild discomfort, then slowly get worse.

KNEE PAINS

Causes

Knee pain can have different causes. Being overweight puts you at greater risk for knee problems. Overusing your knee can trigger knee problems that cause pain. If you have a history of arthritis, it could also cause knee pain.

 

MEDICAL CONDITIONS

Arthritis — Including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lupus, and gout
Baker cyst — A fluid-filled swelling behind the knee that may occur with swelling (inflammation) from other causes, such as arthritis
Cancers that either spread to your bones or begin in the bones
Osgood-Schlatter disease
Infection in the bones around the knee
Infection in the knee joint
INJURIES AND OVERUSE

Bursitis — Inflammation from repeated pressure on the knee, such as kneeling for a long time, overuse, or injury
Tendinitis — Inflammation of the tendon with change in activities, can be related to overuse or deconditioned tissue
Dislocation of the kneecap
Fracture of the kneecap or other bones
Iliotibial band syndrome — Injury to the thick band that runs from your hip to the outside of your knee
Patellofemoral syndrome — Pain in the front of your knee around the kneecap
Torn ligament. — An anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury, or medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury may cause bleeding into your knee, swelling, or an unstable knee
Torn cartilage (a meniscus tear) — Pain felt on the inside or outside of the knee joint
Strain or sprain — Minor injuries to the ligaments caused by sudden or unnatural twisting