Inside knee pain

Pes anserine tendinopathy

Pes Anserine Bursitis & Tendinopathy

Pes anserine bursitis/tendinopathy, also known as pes anserine tendinopathy is a less common overuse injury causing pain on the inside of the knee. A bursa is a small fluid sac which sits under the tendon. Either the tendon, bursa or both may become inflamed. Treatment includes rest, reducing symptoms and identifying possible causes. On this page: Symptoms …

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Coronary Ligament Sprain

Coronary ligament sprain has similar symptoms to cartilage meniscus injury and often occur at the same time as lateral knee ligament injuries (at the side of the knee). A sharp pain is felt on twisting and turning but it is often not bad enough to require complete rest. Symptoms of a coronary ligament sprain A …

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Synovial Plica Irritation

The synovial plica is a synovial fold found along the inside of the kneecap causing pain and discomfort. It is sometimes be confused or misdiagnosed as patellofemoral pain syndrome as the symptoms can be similar. Synovial plica symptoms Symptoms of a synovial plica include a sharp pain at the front inside edge of the kneecap. …

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Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Osteoarthritis, or wear and tear, on the knee joint, is a common cause of knee pain. It occurs when cartilage which protects the bones degenerates. The pain comes on gradually and often causes stiffness and sometimes swelling. We explain the injury and treatment options for this knee injury. Symptoms of arthritis in the knee Osteoarthritis …

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Torn cartilage meniscus

Medial Meniscus Tear

A medial meniscus tear or torn meniscus is a tear of the semi-circular cartilage in the knee joint causing pain on the inside of the knee. It is commonly injured through direct impact in contact sports or twisting, but can also occur in older athletes through gradual degeneration. Treatment depends on how bad the injury …

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