The Student's t-test was also used to compare the same patellar maltracking parameters between the group with chondromalacia
patellae and without chondromalacia
was detected in 47% (n=19) of patients in arthroscopic examination.
Jian-Guo, "Progress of research on chondromalacia
patellae," Orthopedic Journal of China, vol.
Nilsson, "Radiologic evaluation of chondromalacia
patellae," Acta Radiologica, vol.
Treatment of chondromalacia
patellae by lateral retinaclar release of the patella.
One study showed that DPT improved self-reported pain and function scores in patients with chronic knee pain secondary to chondromalacia
But none of that may be necessary if all that arthroscopy revealed was grade one or two chondromalacia
, which is a softening of the cartilage.
Further studies on the etiology of chondromalacia
: pain mediator identification and significance in TMJ arthralgia.
"On October 11, he (Wahab) underwent an MRI investigation; he has significant osteochondral defects in the lateral tibial condyle (bone damage), advanced chondromalacia
patella (damage to the cartilage under the knee cap) and suspicion of a tear to the anterior horn of the lateral meniscus (outer knee cartilage).
By increasing the heel height, lumbar curve increased and pelvic tilt decrease , In another study, excessive foot pronation has been known as the factor to develop deviation in pelvis and chondromalacia
, Barwich et al.
Knee - Knee pain ,Stiffness,Osteo arthritis of knee,Knee ligament ,meniscus,Tendon injuries,Knee Chondromalacia
Patella(Runners knee),Patello femoral pain syndrome,Cartilage Injuries and disorders.