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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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Could you get toxic shock syndrome from a pad?

Could you get toxic shock syndrome from a pad?

No : I believe tampon it is one of the most common causes for tss. I never heard of pad casuing tss. Thank you. ...Read more

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What causes death in fat embolism syndrome?

What causes death in fat embolism syndrome?

Oxygen deprivation: Blockage of circulation causing 02 deprivation.

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Can i lose fat if I have klinefelter syndrome?

Can i lose fat if I have klinefelter syndrome?

Klinefelter: Because the hypogonadism associated with the syndrome one is prone to develop abdominal fat which is very difficult to get rid if, but it can be done with great patience. ...Read more

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Can epidural fat attenuation be from cushings syndrome?

Can epidural fat attenuation be from cushings syndrome?

Yes: Patients with elevated steroid levels are predisposed to epidural lipomatosis, which can cause spinal stenosis. ...Read more

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Is heavy cardio the only way to burn fat from metabolic syndrome?

Is heavy cardio the only way to burn fat from metabolic syndrome?

No.: Circuit weight training is quite effective, as is traditional resistance exercise with either machine or free weights. I personally lift weights and mountain bike! the combination is better, less boring, than doing only one. But you must free yourself from sugar and starch! ...Read more

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Is cardio the only way to burn stomach fat from metabolic syndrome?

Is cardio the only way to burn stomach fat from metabolic syndrome?

One way.: Low carb diets are the best. Cardio and resistance exrcise are very important, and a compbination works best. Remember, if not on a low carb diet, you must run a calorie deficit. And consider that the mouth, can outrun the best cyclist or distance runner. ...Read more

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Polycystic ovary syndrome, how does it affect your life besides looking fat?

Polycystic ovary syndrome, how does it affect your life besides looking fat?

Several ways: From a medical standpoint, it increases one's lifetime risk of: hypertension, cardiovascular disease, high lipids like cholesterol and type 2 diabetes. From a fertility standpoint, it can make it harder to: get pregnant, stay pregnant, and have increase odds of high blood pressure and high sugar in pregnancy. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Metabolic syndrome..low-fat or low carb?? Plz help. I exercise no results. Plz. Advise

Metabolic syndrome..low-fat or low carb?? Plz help. I exercise no results. Plz. Advise

Both: Metabolic syndrome refers to a constellation of findings: low HDL, high TG, excess BP, excess abdominal girth, excess glucose,etc. etc. As such it is important to watch your sugar intake (no sodas, no breakfast cereals with >10 g sugar/serving, etc), and increase your intake of "good fats" = avocado, salmon, walnuts (handful/day), and exercise (walk even!! daily). ...Read more

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I have polycystic ovary syndrome and feel fat. How can I lose weight?

I have polycystic ovary syndrome and feel fat. How can I lose weight?

Diet/exercise: Restrict calories, exercise at least 30 minutes daily five days per week (be sure your doc clears you for all this), and skew your diet towards higher protein and lower carbs. Caution with simple carbs (watch out for foods that are. ...Read more