Knee Osteoarthritis

Knee Osteoarthritis

What is Knee Osteoarthritis?

Knee Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease of the knee joint. It is more common for people that is above the age of 40 especially female.


Symptoms of Knee Osteoarthritis

  • Pain
  • Stiffness
  • Decrease range of motion
  • Deformity

 


Causes of Knee Osteoarthritis

  • Trauma
  • History of tear of meniscus
  • Arthritis
  • Obesity

 


Treatment for Knee Osteoarthritis

  • Weight control
  • Exercise regularly
  • Pain medication
  • Injection to the knee
  • Surgery

 


Self-Diagnose can bring more harm than treating it. It is good to know more about the injury but definitely not to the point of self-treatment. It will be much safer to get treated by Our Doctor, for more information or to book an appointment with Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic, you can call (+65) 6471 2691, the hotline is open 24 hours. You may also send us an enquiry for appointment.

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