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Patellofemoral pain syndrome

What is patellofemoral pain syndrome?

Symptoms: what are the signs?

Causes: why has this happened?

Treatment options: treatments to suit you

Treatment options: self help

Treatment options: physiotherapy

Treatment options: medicines

Treatment options: surgery

More information from Bupa Knee Clinic

    • Patellofemoral pain syndrome. BMJ Best Practice. www.bestpractice.bmj.com, published 15 June 2015
    • Patellofemoral joint syndromes. Medscape. www.emedicine.medscape.com, published 9 September 2013
    • Patellofemoral syndrome. Medscape. www.emedicine.medscape.com, published 6 February 2015
    • Anterior knee pain. PatientPlus. www.patient.info/patientplus, reviewed 23 June 2015
    • Knee pain assessment. NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries. cks.nice.org.uk, published March 2011
  • Reviewed by Dylan Merkett, Bupa Health Content Team, October 2015.

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