3 doctors weighed in:

Does mild patella chondromalcia cause pressure in back of the knee? What is the treatment for edema within the Hoffa fat pad? Please help

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Patella

chondromalacia is a disorder of the ANTERIOR =FRONT Compartement of the knee and by itself does not usually cause pain BEHIND the knee!!

Hope this helpd!
Dr Z

In brief: Patella

chondromalacia is a disorder of the ANTERIOR =FRONT Compartement of the knee and by itself does not usually cause pain BEHIND the knee!!

Hope this helpd!
Dr Z
Dr. Richard Zimon
Dr. Richard Zimon
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
28 years in practice
491K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available