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How do you tell if there is fluid in a joint?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Compare c other

May be balooing of the patella, the usual grooves of the normal knee are lost.
You compare one knee with the other. With fluid looks more round.

In brief: Compare c other

May be balooing of the patella, the usual grooves of the normal knee are lost.
You compare one knee with the other. With fluid looks more round.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Joint effusions

Fluid in a joint will cause swelling, redness, and heat as well as difficulty straightening and bending

In brief: Joint effusions

Fluid in a joint will cause swelling, redness, and heat as well as difficulty straightening and bending
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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