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What is done for patellar tendinitis?

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Dr. Jeffrey Miller
Rheumatology 51 years experience
Ice and rest: Use ice, rest knee, no jumping , limit stairs, and when less pain, do quad sets isometrics, .

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What to do for my patellar tendinitis?

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Dr. Daniel Solomon
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
Stretch, ice, bike: Do a warm up with straight leg raises, then stretch your quadriceps muscle, bike for 15 minutes and finally ice. Be cautious going down stairs.

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