10 Causes of Knee Pain

Author
By nigel
Reviewed
Reviewed: Dr. Gromatzky
Article Sources Article Sources
Medical Expert Medical Expert

Cause #2: Bursitis

Bursitis is a condition caused by inflammation that occurs when someone overuses their joints. In the knees, there are small fluid-filled sacs known as bursae which help minimize friction and provide cushioning for movement and pressure.

Unfortunately, when these small sacs become inflamed, a person can lose some of their range of motion. It can be uncomfortable or painful to move the knees.

Knee Pain

Related Articles

Home | Privacy Policy | Editorial | | About Us

This site offers information designed for entertainment & educational purposes only. With any health related topic discussed on this site you should not rely on any information on this site as a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, treatment, advice, or as a substitute for, professional counseling care, advice, treatment, or diagnosis. If you have any questions or concerns about your health, you should always consult with a physician or other health-care professional.