What can be done for water on the knee caused by falling down and hitting the knee?

Answer I have recently suffered the same injury. My knee is puffy and noticeably swollen but with only slight pain and a tendency to favor it when climbing stairs. Will be seeing a doctor next week but in... Read More »

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I have knee pain woke up and it is painful to extend the knee(only one knee) or bend it in a lot. what is up?

I would suspect you have a weak kidney. The knees can become weak due to this kidney issue. Being in sports and exerting yourself, especially hockey where you are in cold weather, you are not as ... Read More »

How do you get rid of "water" on the knee?

The term is to Aspirate the fluid from the knee. This is done by means of a topical anaesthetic, aspiration of the fluid by means of a syringe, all done within the confines of the doctors office. R... Read More »

Can you get water on the knee from a fall?

On One Hand: A Severe Fall May Cause Water on the KneeAccording to, one of the most common causes of water on the knee is an injury to the knee. The condition may develop if the fal... Read More »

Can water on the knee become hardened?

On One Hand: Untreated ComplicationsThe hardening of water on the knee is not listed as a circumstance of the condition being left untreated. The Mayo Clinic states that if left untreated the knee... Read More »