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Can patella femoral syndrome be caused by jumping?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes and no.

Jumping can do it.
Patellar mistracking can do it. Hypermobility can do it. Cycling with to short a seat can do it. There are many causes I have not mentioned. And finally, any combination of factors make it more likely.

In brief: Yes and no.

Jumping can do it.
Patellar mistracking can do it. Hypermobility can do it. Cycling with to short a seat can do it. There are many causes I have not mentioned. And finally, any combination of factors make it more likely.
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