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84 Possible Causes for Monoarthritis of the Knee

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Overview Multiple myeloma is a cancer that forms in a type of white blood cell called a plasma cell. Plasma cells help you fight infections by making antibodies that recognize and attack germs. Multiple myeloma causes cancer cells to accumulate in the bone marrow, where they crowd out healthy blood cells. Rather than[…][mayoclinic.org]

  • Hyperuricemia

    (rarely oligoarthritis), mostly affecting the knees and other large joints (e.g., hips, wrists, and ankles) May become chronic (can affect multiple joints) Osteoarthritis[amboss.com] […] joint trauma, familial chondrocalcinosis, hyperparathyroidism, hemochromatosis, gout, hypophosphatemia Clinical presentation Often asymptomatic Acute ( pseudogout attack): monoarthritis[amboss.com]

  • Arthritis

    The most common joints affected are the knees and ankles. The pattern of joint involvement is usually asymmetric.[about-reactive-arthritis.com] Reactive arthritis typically involves inflammation of one joint (monoarthritis) or several joints (oligoarthritis), preferentially affecting those of the lower extremities[about-reactive-arthritis.com]

  • Gout

    Other joints that can be affected include the ankle, knee, foot, hand, wrist and elbow.[doi.org] Usually, only one joint is affected (monoarthritis), but oligo‐articular or polyarticular acute gout may also occur and is more prevalent in male hypertensive patients and[doi.org]

  • Gouty Arthritis

    Other joints that can be affected include the ankle, knee, foot, hand, wrist and elbow.[doi.org] Usually, only one joint is affected (monoarthritis), but oligo‐articular or polyarticular acute gout may also occur and is more prevalent in male hypertensive patients and[doi.org]

  • Pseudogout

    Sometimes also occurs in the knee elbow and wrist. Other joints are not affected.[almostadoctor.co.uk] ); characterized by acute monoarthritis, marked swelling, inflammation and pain pseudogout an apparently hereditary, arthritic condition of humans, associated with chondrocalcinosis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] With effective treament, symptoms often subside within a couple of days Acute monoarthritis – usually in a distal joint – e.g. hand or foot.[almostadoctor.co.uk]

  • Polyarthritis

    Monoarthritis is common in patients with ReA, septic arthritis, or gout.[oncohemakey.com] ., hands, wrists, shoulders, knees, ankles) are likely to have a chronic systemic disease such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), chronic viral infections, or rheumatoid[oncohemakey.com]

  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis

    We describe 2 cases of tuberculous arthritis in young children presenting with monoarthritis of the knee.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It must always be considered in the differential diagnosis of chronic monoarthritis if devastating sequelae are to be avoided.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ruptured Baker's Cyst

    We report a case of Epstein-Barr (EB) infection that presented as an acute monoarthritis of the knee. This formed a Baker's cyst which ruptured into the gastrocnemius.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Oligoarthritis

    Most patients [‎64%]‎ had monoarthritis; the knee was the most common joint affected [‎71%]‎.[apps.who.int] A first group of 10 patients, 9 females and one male, over 17 year-old, mean age 25, presented with monoarthritis or oligoarthritis of the knees, and less frequently of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pseudogout When monoarthritis is caused by pseudogout (calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease, CPPD), the inflammation usually lasts days to weeks, and involves the knees[wikidoc.org]

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