6 doctors weighed in:

What is patella plica syndrome?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Inflammed tissue.

It is a n inflammation of the band of tissue called the plica.
It runs along the front/inner side of your knee, and can mimic minicscal tear symptoms.

In brief: Inflammed tissue.

It is a n inflammation of the band of tissue called the plica.
It runs along the front/inner side of your knee, and can mimic minicscal tear symptoms.
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Thank
Dr. Bruce Prager
Sports Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Knee Problems

Plica is a folding of tissue within the knee capsule.
They usually are not symptomatic and most people never know they have a plica. Catching or clicking are often the symptoms. If the plica can be localized a cortisone injection may be worthwhile.

In brief: Knee Problems

Plica is a folding of tissue within the knee capsule.
They usually are not symptomatic and most people never know they have a plica. Catching or clicking are often the symptoms. If the plica can be localized a cortisone injection may be worthwhile.
Dr. Bruce Prager
Dr. Bruce Prager
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
26 years in practice
490K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors