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Causes of knee swelling include injuries like torn ligaments, torn cartilage, irritation and broken bones, states Mayo Clinic. When a portion of the knee becomes damaged, extra joint fluid tends to build up, leading to k...

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A knee effusion, more commonly called water on the knee, occurs when excess fluid accumulates around the knee joint, according to Medical News Today. This swelling has several causes including arthritis, injury to ligame...

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Excess fluid around the joint of the knee occurs when the knee experiences trauma, when the individual did not allow the knee to heal from an injury before using it, or as a symptom of another condition, according to May...

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The most common causes of swollen knees are injuries, including broken bones and torn ligaments, according to Mayo Clinic. Injuries damage the knees, leading to accumulation of too much fluid in or around the knee joint....

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Knee and hip pain are both commonly caused by arthritis and injuries related to over-exercising and sports, such as tendon inflammation, cartilage tears and sprained ligaments, according to WebMD and Healthline. Knee and...

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Causes of nonprimary chronic daily headaches include conditions such as traumatic brain injuries, very high or very low intracranial pressure, inflammation of the brain's blood vessels, and infections such as meningitis,...

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The many causes of knee pain include injuries, arthritis and mechanical problems, according to Mayo Clinic. Treatment for knee pain includes medication, therapy, injections and surgery. People also use a number of home r...

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