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.
KeywordsPeri Dura Tendinitis Chondromalacia
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