What is traumatic arthropathy?

Traumatic arthropathy is due to an injury to the joint that caused bleeding, swelling and/or distension of the joint. The injury results in joint disease due to the formation of adhesions between the tissue covering the articular cartilage and fibrous ankylosis.

How do members experience traumatic arthropathy?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with traumatic arthropathy*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for traumatic arthropathy*

Who has traumatic arthropathy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 3
40s 3
50s 3
60s 12
70+ 5

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 6
Female 19