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Richmond, VA
A 25-year-old female asked:

After joining crossfit ive noticed i favor my right leg & my left knee hurts/clicks when i bend it. what can i do, squats have become quite painful.

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Dr. Cristin Dickerson
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
IT band friction: Have a trainer assess you for IT band syndrome. A good trainer can "strip" your IT band and show you how to foam roll to prevent it. It causes your kneecap to go "off track". It is a frequent issue with young athletes and if untreated can cause other issues.
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