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Pes Anserine Bursitis

What is Pes Anserine Bursitis?

Pes anserine bursitis is a condition that causes inflammation of the bursa, a jelly-like sac located between the skin bone and the three tendons of the hamstring muscle around the inner, upper area of the knee. This condition happens when the bursa becomes irritated and produces too much fluid which results in swelling and pressure on the knee, causing pain and discomfort. 


Symptoms and Causes

There are several symptoms and factors that cause pes anserine bursitis.Some of the symptoms of pes anserine can include: 

Additionally, some of the causes of pes anserine include: 


Scheduling an Appointment

While pain due to pes anserine bursitis can be very discomforting, we offer treatment plans that help minimize this pain. For more information on treatments, please schedule an appointment with Arora Pain Clinic by calling our office at (310) 530-3595 and/or visit our website:

Sources: OrthoInfo, Fairview

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