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Chondromalacia Patella (cont.)

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Patellofemoral Syndrome,

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chondromalacia, treatment, exercise, prognosis, chondromalacia patella, exercises, knee pain, knee problems, patellofemoral syndrome, kneecap, articular cartilage, symptoms, knee joint, diagnosis, physical therapy, arthritis, quadriceps, bone, drugs, prevention, naproxen, ibuprofen, risk factors, retropatellar chondromalacia, shoulder, X-ray, biking

Author and Editor

Author: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor,


Klippel, John. Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases, 13th ed. New York: Springer, 2008.

Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2009 12:18:59 PM

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