The treatment options for fluid on the knee can include pain killers, steroids, antibiotics, removal of the fluid through aspiration and surgical procedures like arthroscopy and replacing the knee joint when it is badly ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

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... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

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... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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Options for non-invasive treatment for fluid on the knee include medication, joint aspiration, arthroscopy, rest, and ice and elevation, according to Mayo Clinic. If an individual is unable to put weight on his knee join... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatments for Baker's knee, also referred to as a Baker's cyst, include corticosteroid injections to minimize pain and inflammation, needle aspiration treatments to remove fluid and ice therapy to minimize swelling, acc... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatment for fluid in the knee usually involves pain medication and removal of the fluid, according to Mayo Clinic. If over-the-counter pain medicines do not provide adequate relief, the doctor may prescribe prescriptio... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

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