Swelling can be localized or affect the whole body, according to WebMD. Causes of localized body swelling include injury, inflammation, burns, infections under the skin or in a joint, and insect bites. Certain medication... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Conditions that cause knee pain and swelling include a broken knee, arthritis of the knee, bursitis of the knee, Osgood-Schlatter disease and osteomyelitis, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Pain... More » Health Conditions & Diseases states that Restylane, a product that is injected into facial skin to add volume and fullness, can cause swelling, redness, bruising, or tenderness following treatment. These side effects are typically mild and... More » Health
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