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To determine the history of a knee injury, such as an
anterior cruciate ligament injury or
meniscus tear, your doctor will ask the
Because knee pain may be caused by a problem elsewhere (referred pain), your doctor may ask
questions about other body parts, especially about your hip.
Your doctor will also ask you general questions about
your health, such as past and current health problems and about any medicines
you are currently using.
Current as of:
June 4, 2014
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& Freddie H. Fu, MD - Orthopedic Surgery
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