Shows synovial membrane lining the: neck of the femur, ligamentum teres (aka ligament of the head of the femur), and the fibrous joint capsule N. It also lines the fat pad of the acetabular fossa (not shown here)
Knee effusion or swelling of the knee (colloquially known as water on the knee) occurs when excess synovial fluid accumulates in or around the knee joint. There are many common causes for the swelling, including arthritis, injury to the ligaments or menis
Synovial fluid is a viscous, non-Newtonian fluid found in the cavities of synovial joints. With its yolk-like consistency, the principal role of synovial fluid is to reduce friction between the articular cartilage of synovial joints during movement.
No matter what severity of arthritis you have, it comes with annoying joint pain that seems to never go away. Luckily, there are natural remedies that will help relieve joint pains caused by arthritis.