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Chondromalicia is non arthritic. Does that mean that it is not arthritis? I have fullness feeling in the knee it be liguid? What is a medium effusion

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: I am sorry it is

Chondromalacia is the first degree of arthritis, what you have in your knee it is joint fluids came from the irritation and friction of chondromalcia.

In brief: I am sorry it is

Chondromalacia is the first degree of arthritis, what you have in your knee it is joint fluids came from the irritation and friction of chondromalcia.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Chondromalacia

Chondromalacia is due to an irritation of the undersurface of the kneecap covered with a layer of smooth cartilage.
It is distinct from arthritis, which is joint degeneration/inflammation. Fullness in your knee could be an effusion, which is an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the joint space associated with arthritis or trauma. A medium effusion means a medium amount of fluid in the joint space.

In brief: Chondromalacia

Chondromalacia is due to an irritation of the undersurface of the kneecap covered with a layer of smooth cartilage.
It is distinct from arthritis, which is joint degeneration/inflammation. Fullness in your knee could be an effusion, which is an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the joint space associated with arthritis or trauma. A medium effusion means a medium amount of fluid in the joint space.
Dr. Michio Abe
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