The aetiology of chondromalacia and peripatellar pain
The origin of spontaneous peripatellar pain is still open to discussion. Many authors still assume a primary cartilage problem. Some names of the syndrome, such as “jumper’s knee”, suggest a high-pull stress aetiology. The aim of this study was to show the primarily functional character of the spontaneous peripatellar pain and subsequent chondromalacia.
KeywordsVastus Medialis Valgus Knee Anterior Horn Cell Muscular Force Varus Knee
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