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Knee diseases

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Anterior knee pain (children) — Arthritis Australia

Anterior knee pain is pain which occurs in the front of the knee around the knee cap

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Anterior knee pain in children and adolescents | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is anterior knee pain? Anterior knee pain is a common complaint in children and adolescents

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Osgood Schlatter syndrome - Better Health Channel

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Arthritis and surgery: knee replacement - MyDr.com.au

If you suffer from arthritis of the knee that remains painful despite treatment with medicines, exercise, rest and supports to assist your mobility, you may benefit from a knee replacement.

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Knees — Arthritis Australia

The knee is commonly affected by arthritis, particularly osteoarthritis (OA)

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Osteoarthritis of the Knee : Clinical Care Standard Consumer Fact Sheet

Osteoarthritis is a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff. The knee is a common joint that is affected.

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Patellofemoral pain syndrome (kneecap pain) - MyDr.com.au

Patellofemoral pain syndrome is one of the most common disorders of the knee. Find out about the symptoms, causes and treatment.

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Surgery for arthritis — Arthritis Australia

An introduction to the most common types of surgery for arthritis, including tips on when to talk to your doctor about surgery and how to get prepared

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Triamcinolone, cartilage loss and knee pain in osteoarthritis - NPS MedicineWise

Intra-articular triamcinolone injections are approved as short-term treatment for pain relief for patients with knee osteoarthritis. Evidence does not support long-term use. Find out more.

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Osteoarthritis of the Knee Clinical Care Standard - Consumer fact sheet | Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Osteoarthritis is a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff. The knee is a common joint that is affected. Pain and stiffness from knee osteoarthritis can affect some people’s ability to take part in their usual activities. This clinical care standard tells you what care should be offered if you have knee osteoarthritis. You can use this information to help you make decisions in partnership with your doctor and other clinicians.   Note: This item is available to order as printed stock. 

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