Can a knee injury cause arthritis in a short time?

Answer Traumatic arthritis can result after a blunt-force knee injury that causes torn ligaments or a broken bone. Arthritis symptoms typically are not present immediately after the injury occurs but can ... Read More »

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ACL knee injury reoccurring for the 3rd time?

Ok here are the facts. Your knee has to handle 75% of your bodyweight every single day. If you are 20 years old that is 7300 days of hard labor. Add in the fact that you play sports AND... you inju... Read More »

If arthritis has affected the left knee will it affect other joints over a period of time?

it depends it osteoarthritis or rheumatoid?....osteoarthritis can start in an old injury doesn't" spread " per say , but most folks will end up with it in several places if they live lo... Read More »

How to Know if You Have Arthritis in the Knee?

Osteoarthritis is the most common type of knee arthritis. Also called wear-and-tear arthritis or degenerative joint disease, osteoarthritis is characterized by progressive wearing away of the carti... Read More »

What are the causes of knee arthritis?

According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), osteoarthritis of the knee typically occurs in knees that have experienced trauma, infection or injury. Other risk factors also in... Read More »