- Pain, knee
- Causes of knee pain include injury, degeneration, arthritis, infrequently infection and rarely bone tumors.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Knee pain — is a common complaint for many people. There are several factors that can cause knee pain. Awareness and knowledge of knee pain causes lead to faster diagnosis and treatment. Knee pain can be related to knee joint or around the knee. Contents 1… … Wikipedia
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