Hemarthrosis

What is Hemarthrosis?

It is collection of blood in any joint. The etiology may include trauma, bleeding disorder, leukemia etc. Symptoms include pain in the affected joint, swelling, limitation of movements and fever may or may not be associated.

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Apparently, I have a large hemarthrosis after a knee dislocation. I had surgery to remove fragmented bone from the platella. I have also suffered...

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Since knee surgery is a major joint surgery, considerable time must be taken for recovery to take place. It may take 3...

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My dad is 70 years old and when he was walking around the garden yesterday, he got a sudden swelling on his right leg patella. initially...

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Brief Answer:
It could be KNEE EFFUSION.

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A SUDDEN appearance of knee swelling always suggests...

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Hi, I rolled my ankle Playing foot ball 12 weeks ago. My mri says. 1. Probable large hemarthrosis . 2. Mild talisman contusion. 3. Mild...

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Hi you have very interesting questions. The first thing is that after such an injury it is normal to feel this pain and for your ankle to be...

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Hi there, my mother is 84 and is having tremors with very low fever . Tremors come and go during the day. Her labs are ok, lungs are ok. She does...

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Twisted knee last week , can't see doctor for weeks it swelled up so what do I do mean time till I can see him?

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I have fairly severe pain that arose suddenly Thursday night, couldn't bear any weight in right knee at all. No injury , no over-use at all prior...

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Hello Sir,I am Gautham. On 2 January,I had an bike accident.I injured my knee. There is cut and swelling in my right knee.I am unable to lift my...

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Last night I felt an extreme burning sensation on my knee. I looked down and it appeared as though there was a bulging vein over my knee cap. Today...

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I got hit in the thigh really hard 4 days ago that caused swelling and a very large bruise. I am now experiencing a warm tingling and some pain in...

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