Locking is when the knee suddenly gets caught in a bent position, and it is impossible to straighten it without assistance.

This may be due to a loose body or a torn piece of meniscus, most often a 'bucket-handle' tear of the meniscus.


Common Knee Symptoms

A simple outline for beginners to help them understand many of the symptoms a knee patient might experience.

Common knee symptoms

'Common things occur commonly!'


This eBook walks the reader through the most common symptoms experienced with knee problems. There are simple explanations of what the symptoms imply, as well as easy to understand illustration.

common knee symptoms