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chondromalacia of the hip

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgard Janer
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: A rheumatologist or an Orthopedic physician should evaluate you to further determine your pain symptoms! To discuss with you further eval with MRIs an ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lervasen Pillay
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Hip and patella: you should have been advised to do rehab for your knee - the hip pain is possibly compensatory from overload and abnormal knee function. i would advis ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Knee Pain: Chondromalacia can happen in any joint with articular cartilage. Patellofemoral pain syndrome is chondromalacia of the knee where the patella is maltr ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Shybut
16 years experience Sports Medicine
Cartilage damage: Chondromalacia patella originally referred to "softening" of the articular cartilage on the back of the kneecap; today the term describes injury to th ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Dull ,aching pain: Patellofemoral pain syndrome usually causes a dull, aching pain in the front of your knee. This pain can be aggravated when you, walk up or down stair ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Piotr Obara
13 years experience Radiology
No: It is arthritis of the knee.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Fibrillation of the : Underside of the kneecap. Basically osteoarthritis of the patella. Many causes.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aruna Seneviratne
25 years experience Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy: The most common cause of chronic knee pain is a condition called patellofemoral pain syndrome or chondromalacia patellae. This condition causes pain i ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Several: Resting the knee for a short period of time and taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids) such as ibuprofen, changing the way you exercise, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mosher
31 years experience Radiology
Pain: Chondromalacia patellae is a term that is used to describe softening of the patellar cartilage from degeneration. Pain comes from higher pressure on t ... Read More
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