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Is baker cyst inherited?
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Dr. Allen Lu
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
In addition to what dr. Ekizian as said, we should be aware that the largest risk factor for osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis is genetic and inherited.
Because of this, the baker's cyst in turn has a large genetic or inherited component.

In brief: No
In addition to what dr. Ekizian as said, we should be aware that the largest risk factor for osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis is genetic and inherited.
Because of this, the baker's cyst in turn has a large genetic or inherited component.
Dr. Allen Lu
Dr. Allen Lu
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Dr. Michael Ekizian
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
The risk factors for the development of popliteal cysts in adults include a history of trauma or a history of coexistent joint disease of the knee (rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative joint disease, or meniscal tear).

In brief: No
The risk factors for the development of popliteal cysts in adults include a history of trauma or a history of coexistent joint disease of the knee (rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative joint disease, or meniscal tear).
Dr. Michael Ekizian
Dr. Michael Ekizian
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