The following Conditions are related to Stiffness in the knee

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  • Kniest chondrodystrophy

    There is no cure for Kniest chondrodystrophy, but there are some medications that can help control symptoms. The most common treatment is a drug called prednisone, which can be used to treat inflammation and swelling associated with the disease. Doctors will also often prescribe pain relievers like ibuprofen or acetaminophen to help manage symptoms like joint pain and stiffness. Treatment options include surgery,  Read More

  • Kniest dysplasia

    Fortunately, there are treatments available to help manage the symptoms of Kniest syndrome. In addition to surgical options, there are medications that can help reduce pain and swelling, as well as physical therapy options that can help improve mobility in milder cases. If you have kniest dysplasia or another medical condition, it's important to talk with your doctor about what treatment options might be best for  Read More