CONDROMALACIA PATELAR O SINDROME PATELOFEMORAL – Condromalácia patelar (Condromalácia Patelofemoral) é a primeira etapa de um Condromalacia patelar – Dr Adriano Leonardi – Especialista do Joelho. Síndrome Patelofemoral, dolor anterior de rodilla o condromalacia femoro- rotuliana. Es el dolor de la parte anterior de la rodilla, este dolor se.

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Tests are not necessarily needed for diagnosis, but in some situations it may confirm diagnosis or rule out other causes for pain. The pain is typically felt after prolonged sitting.

Chondromalacia patellae is sometimes used synonymously with patellofemoral pain syndrome. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research Proper management of physical activity may help prevent worsening of the condition.

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Overuse injuries Arthropathies Knee injuries and disorders. Cubitus valgus Cubitus varus.

Athletes are advised to talk to a physician for further medical diagnosis as symptoms may be similar to more serious problems within the knee. Retrieved May 19, You can help by adding to pateloffmoral. Winged scapula Adhesive capsulitis Rotator cuff tear Subacromial bursitis.

Pain at the front or inner side of the knee is common in adults of all ages especially when engaging in soccer, gymnastics, cycling, rowing, tennis, ballet, basketball, horseback riding, volleyball, running, combat sports, figure skating, snowboarding, skateboarding and even swimming.


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Commonly used tests are blood tests, MRI scans, and arthroscopy. In the absence of condromalacja damage, pain at the front of the knee due to overuse can be managed with a combination of RICE restpatelofemoraalcompressionelevationanti-inflammatory medicationsand physiotherapy. The cartilage under the kneecap is a natural shock absorber, and overuse, injury, and many other factors can cause increased deterioration and breakdown of the cartilage.

This is beneficial until a physical therapy program emphasizing strengthening and flexibility of the hip and thigh muscles can be undertaken. However, in some individuals the kneecap tends to rub against one patelofenoral of the knee joint, irritating the cartilage and causing knee pain. Cross-training activities such as swimming — using strokes other than the breaststroke — can help to maintain general fitness and body composition.

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Chondromalacia patellae also known as CMP is inflammation of the underside of the patella and softening of the cartilage.


The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Allowing inflammation to subside while avoiding irritating activities for several weeks is followed by a gradual clndromalacia.

Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication is also helpful to minimize the swelling amplifying patellar pain. Retrieved from ” https: Wrist drop Boutonniere deformity Swan neck deformity Mallet finger. Views Read Edit View history. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Usually chondromalacia develops without swelling or bruising and most individuals benefit from rest and adherence to an appropriate physical therapy program.

D ICD – Acquired musculoskeletal deformities M20—M25, M95— Luxating patella Chondromalacia patellae Patella baja Patella alta. This article is about certain forms of inflammation under the patella.

Egton Medical Information Systems Ltd. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 3: The patella’s posterior surface is covered with a layer of smooth cartilage, which the base of the femur normally glides smoothly against when the knee is bent. Treatment with surgery is declining in popularity due to positive non-surgical outcomes and the relative ineffectiveness of surgical intervention.