What Causes Pain behind the Knee?

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There are many things that can cause pain behind the knee. One is tendinitis which is the swelling of a tendon. Pain behind the knee is most often caused by over exertion.
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Pain behind the knee can be caused by many things. Some of the causes can range from hyper extending your knee, arthritis, or some kind of injury.
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You may have torn or strained the MCL or PCL (medial and posterior ligaments). Ice and elevation are the best therapies, as well as anti-inflammatories...if you aren't allergic to
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1. Using a broom in your hands for balance, stand straight with your shoulders and head pulled back, looking straight ahead. Place your feet shoulder-width apart. As you inhale, squat
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The hamstrings are responsible for flexing the knee, and hip extension.
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