These are some of the common knee disorders. If you are researching a condition that is not listed here, just use the search bar at the top of this page.

Page updated July 2023 by Dr Sheila Strover (Clinical Editor)


knee disorders

Knee disorders fall into three groups -

  • disorders one was born with
  • disorders as a result of injury to bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments or nerves
  • disorders that arise slowly from degenerative issues, metabolic imbalances or overuse

Disorders one was born with


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Disorders as a result of injury


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Disorders that arise slowly

Pain syndromes from overuse -

Inflammatory syndromes -


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