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    Related Diseases & Conditions

    • Hip Bursitis Bursitis of the hip results when the fluid-filled sac (bursa) near the hip becomes inflamed due to localized soft tissue trauma...learn more »
    • Gout (Gouty Arthritis) Buildup of uric acid crystals in a joint causes gouty arthritis. Symptoms and signs include joint pain, swelling, heat, and...learn more »
      In This Article
      Gout (Gouty Arthritis) Article
      • Gout facts
      • What is gout?
      • What causes gout?
      • What are risk factors for gout?
      • What are symptoms and signs of gout?
      • How is gout diagnosed?
      • When should gout be treated?
      • What is the treatment for gout?
      • Do gout medications have any side effects?
      • What foods should people with gout avoid?
      • What complications are associated with gout?
      • What is the prognosis of gout?
      • Is it possible to prevent gout?
      • What research is being done on gout?
    • Knee Pain Acute injuries, medical conditions, and chronic use conditions are causes of knee pain. Symptoms and signs that accompany knee...learn more »
      In This Article
      Knee Pain Article
      • Knee pain facts
      • What is knee pain?
      • What are knee pain symptoms and signs?
      • What causes knee pain?
      • What are risk factors for knee pain?
      • When should people with knee pain call a health-care professional?
      • What are some of the complications of knee pain?
      • How do physicians diagnose knee pain?
      • What is the treatment for knee pain?
      • Are there any home remedies for relief of knee pain?
      • What is the prognosis of knee pain?
    • Shoulder Bursitis Shoulder bursitis is inflammation of the shoulder bursa. Bursitis may be caused by injury, infection, or a rheumatic condition....learn more »
      In This Article
      Shoulder Bursitis Article
      • What is shoulder bursitis?
      • How does a bursa become inflamed?
      • What are the symptoms of shoulder bursitis? How is shoulder bursitis diagnosed?
      • How is shoulder bursitis treated?
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) for shoulder bursitis?
      • Can shoulder bursitis be prevented?
    • Bursitis of the Knee Bursitis of the knee results when any of the three fluid-filled sacs (bursae) become inflamed due to injury or strain. Symptoms...learn more »
      In This Article
      Bursitis of the Knee Article
      • Knee bursitis facts
      • What is bursitis?
      • What is knee bursitis?
      • What are causes of knee bursitis?
      • What are knee bursitis symptoms and signs?
      • How is knee bursitis diagnosed?
      • How is prepatellar bursitis of the knee treated?
      • What about the other knee bursae?
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) of knee bursitis?
      • Can knee bursitis be prevented?
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture The Achilles tendon is the body's largest and strongest tendon. Repeated stress is the usual cause of a ruptured Achilles tendon....learn more »
      In This Article
      Achilles Tendon Rupture Article
      • Achilles tendon rupture facts
      • Function of Achilles tendon
      • Blood supply of Achilles tendon
      • What is an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What causes an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What are Achilles tendon rupture symptoms and signs?
      • How is a ruptured Achilles tendon diagnosed?
      • What are treatment options for an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What are possible complications of an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What is the recovery time for an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What rehabilitation exercises are recommended following an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • How can an Achilles tendon rupture be prevented?
      • Are there any home remedies for an Achilles tendon rupture?
      • What is the prognosis of an Achilles tendon rupture?

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