In-depth

Prevention

Overuse injury prevention

Symptoms

Symptom Checker

Foot pain? Headache? Sore throat? Skin rash? Use the Symptom Checker to find out what's causing your symptom.

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

MRI

X-ray

Treatments and drugs

Arthroscopy

Knee braces for osteoarthritis

Aug. 15, 2017
References
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  2. Patellofemoral pain syndrome. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00680. Accessed Nov. 5, 2015.
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  4. Laskowski ER (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Nov. 9, 2015.

Patellofemoral pain syndrome