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What is infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

What is infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

Mostly a bruise: Http://www. Sw.org/misc/health/Hoffa%27s%20Disease%20%28Infrapatellar%20Fat%20Pad%20Syndrome%29%20with%20Rehab-SportsMed. Html

This varies a lot, but often it is like a localized bruise that doesn't last long and goes away with rest on its own. ...Read more

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What causes infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

What causes infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

Mostly a bruise: Http://www. Sw.org/misc/health/Hoffa%27s%20Disease%20%28Infrapatellar%20Fat%20Pad%20Syndrome%29%20with%20Rehab-SportsMed. Html

This varies a lot, but often it is like a localized bruise that doesn't last long and goes away with rest on its own.
Mostly, it just occurs but can be after trauma ...Read more

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How is infrapatellar fat pad syndrome diagnosed?

How is infrapatellar fat pad syndrome diagnosed?

Mostly a bruise: Http://www. Sw.org/misc/health/Hoffa%27s%20Disease%20%28Infrapatellar%20Fat%20Pad%20Syndrome%29%20with%20Rehab-SportsMed. Html

This varies a lot, but often it is like a localized bruise that doesn't last long and goes away with rest on its own.
MRI can confirm ...Read more

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How do you treat infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

How do you treat infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

Mostly a bruise: Http://www. Sw.org/misc/health/Hoffa%27s%20Disease%20%28Infrapatellar%20Fat%20Pad%20Syndrome%29%20with%20Rehab-SportsMed. Html

This varies a lot, but often it is like a localized bruise that doesn't last long and goes away with rest on its own. Seeing an orthopedist is one option. We can give referrals with a directed (paid) question. ...Read more

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What is another name for infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

What is another name for infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

Hoffa's syndrome: Hoffa's fat pad syndrome describes a condition whereby the fat pad becomes hypertrophic and/or fibrotic causing anterior knee pain. Occasionally, arthroscopy becomes indicated for recalcitrant cases to debride the excessive pathologic tissue from the deep articular side of the fat pad. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

What are the symptoms of infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

Mostly a bruise: Http://www. Sw.org/misc/health/Hoffa%27s%20Disease%20%28Infrapatellar%20Fat%20Pad%20Syndrome%29%20with%20Rehab-SportsMed. Html

This varies a lot, but often it is like a localized bruise that doesn't last long and goes away with rest on its own. ...Read more

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What is Hoffa's disease, or infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

What is Hoffa's disease, or infrapatellar fat pad syndrome?

It is fibrosis and/-: -or inflammation of the fat pad that sits behind the patellar tendon.& can be a very painful disorder. Many times following an injury or blow to the patellar tendon. Often requires excision. ...Read more

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What is the use of an infrapatellar plica?

What is the use of an infrapatellar plica?

Not Fully Known: The plica are remnants of tissue in the developing embrionic knee starting around 8 weeks. Some think that they act like eyelids and assist in lubrication of the joint. Generally asymptomatic, they may become inflammed after a direct blow to the knee, repetative sport activity, etc. Once inflammed, they can cause pain or irritate/damage surrounding tissues. ...Read more

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What is the use of an infrapatellar plica?

What is the use of an infrapatellar plica?

Remnant: A plica is a fold of joint lining tissue (synovial tissue). It is left over after the knee develops while you are in your mother's womb. It has no known specific function after that, but can occasionally be associated with problems. ...Read more

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How often does poor posture cause a fat pad to develop on the back of the neck right at top of back? (bottom of neck)

How often does poor posture cause a fat pad to develop on the back of the neck right at top of back? (bottom of neck)

Not really: Poor posture can cause spine issues over a long long long time. If there is a "fat pad", it needs to be checked and confirmed by ur pcp. This could b a sign if medical condition. Call ur doctor and have it checked out. ...Read more

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Cause of fat pad at base of neck?

Cause of fat pad at base of neck?

Variable: It can be just a spot of accumulation of fat in overweight people but can sometimes be associated with cushing's syndrome which is an excess of cortisol and can have various causes. ...Read more

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What causes a pad of fat to develop at the back base of the neck?

What causes a pad of fat to develop at the back base of the neck?

Corticosteroids: Increase in corticosteroids, either endogenous or administered as medication, can cause a "buffalo hump". ...Read more

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Hi, hi, what is the size of a fat pad in the pubic area for a man in normal size? . The minimum fat pad can man have? Thank you

Hi, hi, what is the size of a fat pad in the pubic area for a man in normal size? . The minimum fat pad can man have? Thank you

? question: Not quite sure of what you are referring to in a mans pubic area that would be a "fat pad." fat pads are generally not normal anywhere, and are often due to being overweight. Exercise, eating well with decreased carbohydrates and calories can decrease fat in ones body. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How to get rid of fat pads on the ankles?

How to get rid of fat pads on the ankles?

I'm not sure: What you mean by fat pad of ankle....the heels sometimes have herniated fat, the ankle sometimes have fat by the ankles, some people refer to this as "cankles" this could be left alone if not painful. If either of the two are painful, it can be taken care of surgically.. ...Read more

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Does fat pad makes your penis smaller or is it illusion?

Does fat pad makes your penis smaller or is it illusion?

Illusion: Fat pad is like a collar around base of penis. If you push down on fat pad at edge of penis with one thumb and pull on the glans with your other hand you will see that the penis remains its usual length. Consider a regime of diet and excercise or a prepubic lipectomy of you or your partner think something needs to be done. ...Read more

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How do I loose the fat above my penis (fat pad) very fast without any diets?

How do I loose the fat above my penis (fat pad) very fast without any diets?

Simple but not easy: Calories taken in, minus calories used up, equals fat gain or fat loss or a steady state. If taking in more calories than one is burning each day, he gains fat. If calories in equals calories out, his weight doesn't change. If he eats and drinks fewer calories than burned each day, he loses fat... so this is the answer! Burn calories, all day long. Burn lots of calories, and no "diet" is needed. ...Read more

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What is a fat pad on my pericardium? It was noted on echo. Is it serious? I'm a thin person.

What is a fat pad on my pericardium? It was noted on echo. Is it serious? I'm a thin person.

Its a normal: Part of the anatomy of the pericardium. It is completely normal and means nothing. It has nothing to do with your body size. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a suprapubic fat pad? I'm still kinda young & I'm 5'11 and weigh 216lbs

How can I get rid of a suprapubic fat pad? I'm still kinda young & I'm 5'11 and weigh 216lbs

Weight loss: At 216 pounds, your BMI would be > 30. Your best bet is to start on a sensible, low fat diet. .. Your doctor should be able to partner with you and if appropriate provide you with a referral to a nutritionist or some medication to help you reach your goals. New medications such as Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate) have shown to be helpful in some patients. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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