Doctors for Knee Injuries in Bammapur oni, Hubli-Dharwad
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Knee Injuries are injuries to the knee joint or the knee cap. The knee is the largest joint in the body with bones, ligaments, tendons and articular cartilage. Most common knee injuries are fractures, dislocations, sprains and tears of soft tissues. Symptoms of knee injuries:
• Popping or click noise when knee is moved
• Severe pain
• Restricted movement of knee joint
• Inflammation or swelling of the joint
• Limping due to pain
HOW IS KNEE INJURIES DIAGNOSED?
The nature and extent of the knee injury would be examined by an orthopaedic who would do X-rays and scans to check the damage.
HOW IS KNEE INJURIES TREATED?
In case there is not much of internal damage than physiotherapy and ice packs are suggested. However intensive care could be needed in case of muscle tear along with knee injuries. Damage to the joints could be treated with surgery or using knee pads or support.
DID YOU KNOW?
Knee injuries are very common, the important structures that make up the knee can be injured easily