Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Shin Splints
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg.
  1. Femur Fracture
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg.
  1. Osteomyelitis
  2. Tibia Fracture
  3. Tibial Stress Fracture
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Knee Aches and Tenderness in My Leg.
  1. Bone Tumor
  2. Chondrosarcoma
  3. Enchondroma
  4. Osteosarcoma
  5. Pathologic Bone Fracture

Last Updated: Dec 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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