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ITB Syndrome

ITB Syndrome

– Dr. Sneha Parekh If you are getting pain on outer aspect of knee, specially during a run, you might be having a condition called the ITB syndrome. What is ITB syndrome? The iliotibial band (ITB) is a fibrous band surrounding the muscles on the outer part of thigh and runs from the hip to […]

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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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