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Is it common to get arthritis from a knee contusion?

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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Depends on the degree of trauma but most knee contusions, which are typically bruises of the knee cap do not cause long term arthritic problems.
In medicine can never say 100% but not common.

In brief: No

Depends on the degree of trauma but most knee contusions, which are typically bruises of the knee cap do not cause long term arthritic problems.
In medicine can never say 100% but not common.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

One contusion if not severe, doubtful.

In brief: No

One contusion if not severe, doubtful.
Dr. George Valdez
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