One of the most common injuries in the body, knee injuries can be caused by falls, sports and motor accidents. Knee sprains, knee joint dislocation, knee strains, knee bursitis and knee fractures are some common types of knee injuries. Swelling, tenderness, knee being locked, popping sounds and difficulties in bending the knee are symptoms of knee injuries. RICE (Rest, ice, compression and elevation), anti-inflammatory medications and in some cases, surgery are used as treatments for knee injuries.
HOW IS KNEE INJURIES DIAGNOSED?
Injections of cortisone are helpful in treating knee injuries.