Knee Problems is the term used for defining a set of mixed diseases and illnesses that affect the knees and their joints. It mostly includes arthritis that is a bone degeneration problem that affects the knee causing it to swell, restrict movement, etc. Common symptoms of knee problems range from pain in either one or both knees, excessive stiffness, difficulty getting up without support, etc.
HOW IS KNEE PROBLEMS DIAGNOSED?
To diagnose a problem in the knee, an Orthopaedician/Homeopath conducts an X-Ray of the knee to find possible injuries or CT Scanning or MRI to determine the knee problem.
HOW IS KNEE PROBLEMS TREATED?
Treatment involves physical therapy and a lot of self care. In most cases, the knee problems are treatable but there may be surgeries needed and even knee replacement in severe cases.
DID YOU KNOW?
Knee based problems are most common in people who are involved in sports or who prefer recreational activities that involve a lot of physical activity.