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59 Possible Causes for Knee Flexion and/or Extension Limited

  • Meningitis

    In a person with a positive Kernig's sign, pain limits passive extension of the knee.[] A positive Brudzinski's sign occurs when flexion of the neck causes involuntary flexion of the knee and hip.[] Kernig's sign is assessed with the person lying supine, with the hip and knee flexed to 90 degrees.[]

  • Omodysplasia Type 1

    Overview very rare syndrome characterized mainly by extremely short stature due to short bones in the arms and legs. Symptoms - Omodysplasia type 1 * Severe dwarfism * Short legs * Short arms * Limited elbow extension * Limited knee extension Causes - Omodysplasia type 1 * Broken elbow * Dislocated elbow *[…][]

  • Familial Paget's Disease of Bone

    […] to at least neutral Knee flexion should be to 110 , with knee extension to at least neutral Ankle dorsiflexion should be to neutral Arthritic joint involvement with limited[] Spinal flexion exercises should be avoided to decrease the risk of anterior wedge compression fractures.[] […] of supination and pronation, with wrist flexion of 45 and extension of 30 Finger flexion should be within 1 inch of the palm Hip flexion should be at least 90 , with hip extension[]

  • Fibular Aplasia-Tibial Campomelia-Oligosyndactyly Syndrome

    There is limited abduction at the hip joint, full flexion and extension at the knee, limited dorsiflexion and plantar flexion at the ankle joint.[]

  • Locked Knee

    Pseudo locking can limit both flexion and extension, bending and straightening the knee, whereas true locking is usually a block to extension only.[] flexion and extension. 2) Inflammation: inflammation of the structures in and around the knee can also limit movement.[] The most common causes of pseudo locking at the knee include: 1) Swelling: Excess fluid in the joint capsule can limit the movement due to increased tension, preventing full[]

  • Ligament Tear

    Management RICE-M NSAID s Local Cold Therapy Local Ultrasound or Phonophoresis Hinged Knee Brace Allows full flexion Limits terminal knee extension to 20 degrees Relative[] […] and full flexion (unless limited by meniscal repair) at least twice daily.[] Emphasize full extension, including hyperextension, equal to the other knee.[]

  • Pelvic Dysplasia-Arthrogryposis of Lower Limbs Syndrome

    […] of the arms, flexion of the knees, and extension of one ankle.[] However, maternal morbid obesity limited the ability to achieve full-quality images.[] […] mother received appropriate prenatal care during pregnancy, during which multiple fetal sonograms revealed a prominent renal pelvis, poor fetal motion and tone, persistent extension[]

  • Injury of Collateral Ligament of the Knee

    Management RICE-M NSAID s Local Cold Therapy Local Ultrasound or Phonophoresis Hinged Knee Brace Allows full flexion Limits terminal knee extension to 20 degrees Relative[] The patient’s injured knee is placed in a functional rehabilitative brace with limits set 0 extension and 90 flexion to control ligament stress yet still allow motion.[]

  • Spinal Stenosis

    flexion ROM, and knee extension ROM asymmetry.[] CONCLUSIONS: Community-dwelling older adults with self-reported mobility limitations and symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis exhibit poorer health characteristics, greater[] […] associated with performance-based mobility among participants with symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis: trunk extensor muscle endurance, leg strength, leg strength asymmetry, knee[]

  • Melorheostosis

    At 3 years, limitation of flexion and extension of the right knee was evident. Radiographs revealed findings typical of melorheostosis.[]

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