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Chondromalacia Patellae

Chondromalacia Patellae

What is chondromalacia patellae/runner’s knee? Chondromalacia patellae, also known as runner’s knee, is a condition where the cartilage on the undersurface of the patella (kneecap) deteriorates and softens. This condition is common among young, athletic individuals, but may also occur in older adults who have arthritis of the knee. Chondromalacia is often seen as an […]

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Acute Backache – Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Acute Backache – Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Handle acute back pain with care and it won’t keep you down for long. Almost everyone experiences acute back pain at some point in their life. A trip to the doctor is often an unfortunate result of a spirited soccer match or ambitious afternoon of garage cleaning! Most sudden attacks of acute back pain are […]

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