Feeling pain from knee bursitis? This happens when the bursa near your knee is inflamed and swollen. This can be caused by a direct hit to the knee, an infection, or repeated pressure on the knee from kneeling. Knee bursitis is often painful causing swelling, pain in the front of the knee, and difficulty with trying to walk. Recommended treatment for knee bursitis consists of rest, ice, compression, and elevation. Wearing a sleeve or a knee brace for bursitis will help provide compression and warmth which will help enhance stability and reduce pain.
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