Condition: Knee osteoarthritis



DESCRIPTION: Knee osteoarthritis is the most common type of osteoarthritis. More than 10 million Americans have knee osteoarthritis. It is also the most common cause of disability in the United States. Early diagnosis and treatment help manage knee osteoarthritis symptoms. prognosis, and treatment options.Knee osteoarthritis typically develops gradually over a period of years. The primary symptoms associated with knee osteoarthritis include:

  • pain (mild, moderate, or severe)
  • stiffness
  • limited range of motion in the knee
  • localized swelling

Knee osteoarthritis pain is usually worse following activity, especially overuse of the affected knee. Stiffness can worsen after sitting for prolonged periods of time. As knee osteoarthritis progresses, symptoms generally become more severe. Pain can become continuous rather than only when weight-bearing.


Diseases Knee osteoarthritis is associated with:

Osteoarthritis |

Symptoms associated with Knee osteoarthritis:

Difficulty climbing stairs | Diminished physical activity | Exercise pain | Joint inflammation | Knee pain | Pain and stiffness | Painful climbing stairs | Painful knees when climbing stairs | Stiff knee | Walking pain | Walking problems |

List of EAP product(s) which may assist with Knee osteoarthritis :

OmniFlex |




List of other EAP products:

OmniFlex | ThioGel | ThioGel - L |

 

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