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Everything to Know About Arthralgia of Knee Joint

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Pain in the knee joint is called Arthralgia.
This degenerative joint disease is very common in India. More than 10 million cases of this get reported every year.
- Treatment can help but this condition can’t be fully cured
- Requires a diagnosis by a medical professional
- Lab tests may be required
- Can last lifelong
Joint pain in the knees is the most common symptom of this disease. That may include stiffness, crackles, swelling or tenderness. If unattended, the pain may get worse over time. 


Symptoms



Usually diagnosed by a medical professional
People may experience:
- Pain in the knees
- Joint deformity or limping


If severe symptoms start to appear, medical help should be availed right away.


Treatment: 


Self-Care:
Physical exercise, weight loss and massages with menthol oil may help. Ice-packs also help to reduce inflammation.
Medications:
Anti-inflammatory drugs relieve pain and reduce fever. Analgesics relieve pain. And, dietary supplements work alone or together with other treatments. Suggested upon prescription by a doctor.
Surgery:
Arthroscopy and joint replacement may help.
Therapy
Hydrotherapy, stretching, physical therapy, and Acupuncture may help.
Specialists
Consult a doctor upon self-diagnosing symptoms of Arthralgia. At mfine, we provide you with a holistic approach to health. Get in touch with us for accurate diagnosis and smooth healing.

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