What is osteoarthritis of the knee?

Answer Osteoarthritis is a degenerative form of arthritis that can be caused by rheumatoid arthritis, injury or repetitive stress. Weight-bearing joints, such as the knees, are particularly affected by os... Read More »

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What is osteoarthritis in the knee?

Osteoarthritis is a condition in which the cartilage between bones is gradually worn away; this usually develops as part of the aging process. Osteoarthritis in the knee is a painful result of this... Read More »

What are the causes of osteoarthritis of the knee?

Osteoarthritis of the knee is a painful joint disease that causes cartilage deterioration. This debilitating disease can keep you from doing many of the things you enjoy. There are several differen... Read More »

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 »

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

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 »