A 42-year-old male asked:
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I'm having surgery on my patella tendon and to file the bottom of my knee cap as its pointed and stabbing the tendon. How could this affect mobility?

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Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Patella spur: Initially your knee may be a little stiff but you easily regain mobility.
Answered on Aug 27, 2013
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