CONDROMALACIA PATELAR O SINDROME PATELOFEMORAL – Condromalácia patelar (Condromalácia Patelofemoral) é a primeira etapa de um Condromalacia patelar – Dr Adriano Leonardi – Especialista do Joelho. Síndrome Patelofemoral, dolor anterior de rodilla o condromalacia femoro- rotuliana. Es el dolor de la parte anterior de la rodilla, este dolor se.

Author: Shaktibei Sazragore
Country: Syria
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Career
Published (Last): 17 August 2014
Pages: 197
PDF File Size: 15.6 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.59 Mb
ISBN: 590-7-13556-128-3
Downloads: 47066
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vijora

Views Read Edit View history. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. However, in some individuals the kneecap tends to rub against one side of the knee joint, irritating the cartilage and causing knee pain.

Cross-training activities such as swimming — using strokes other than the breaststroke — can help to maintain general fitness and body composition. Treatment with surgery is declining in popularity due to positive non-surgical outcomes and the relative ineffectiveness of surgical intervention. Use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication is also helpful to minimize the swelling amplifying patellar pain.

The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 3: Winged scapula Adhesive capsulitis Rotator cuff tear Subacromial bursitis. The cartilage is no longer smooth and therefore movement and use is very painful. Protrusio acetabuli Coxa valga Coxa vara. Chondromalacia patellae also known as CMP is inflammation of the underside of the patella and softening of the cartilage.

Cubitus valgus Cubitus varus. Overuse injuries Arthropathies Knee injuries and disorders. Retrieved from ” https: This page was last edited on 1 Novemberat The patella’s posterior surface is covered with a layer of smooth cartilage, which the base of the femur normally glides smoothly against when the knee is bent.


Pain at the front or inner side of the knee is common in adults of all ages especially when engaging in soccer, gymnastics, cycling, rowing, tennis, ballet, basketball, horseback riding, volleyball, running, combat sports, figure skating, snowboarding, skateboarding and even swimming. D ICD – This is beneficial until a physical therapy program emphasizing strengthening and flexibility of the hip and thigh muscles can be undertaken.

The pain is typically felt after prolonged sitting. In the absence of cartilage damage, pain at the front of the knee due to overuse can pateofemoral managed with a combination of RICE resticecompressionelevationanti-inflammatory medicationsand physiotherapy.

Acquired musculoskeletal deformities M20—M25, M95— Allowing inflammation to subside while avoiding irritating activities for several weeks is patelofemotal by a gradual resumption. The cartilage under the kneecap is a natural shock absorber, and overuse, injury, and many other factors can cause increased deterioration and breakdown of the cartilage.

Chondromalacia patellae is sometimes used synonymously with patellofemoral pain syndrome. While the term chondromalacia sometimes refers to abnormal-appearing cartilage anywhere in the body, [9] it most commonly denotes irritation of the underside of the kneecap or “patella”.

Usually chondromalacia develops without swelling or bruising and most individuals benefit from rest and adherence to an appropriate physical therapy program. People who are involved in an active life style with high impact on the knees are at greatest risk.

Neuromuscular electric stimulation in patellofemoral dysfunction: riterature review

Egton Medical Information Systems Ltd. You can help by adding to it. Commonly used tests are blood tests, MRI scans, and arthroscopy. Luxating patella Chondromalacia patellae Patella baja Patella alta.


This section is empty. All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from May Infobox medical condition new All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from June Articles to be expanded from December All articles to be expanded Articles with empty sections from December All articles with empty sections Articles using small message boxes.

The condition may result from acute injury to the patella or chronic friction between the patella and a groove in the femur through which it passes during patelofemiral flexion. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Tests are not necessarily needed for diagnosis, but in some situations it may confirm diagnosis or rule out other causes for pain.

Condropatia patelar ou condromalácia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved May 19, Proper management of physical activity may help prevent worsening of the condition. Wrist drop Boutonniere deformity Swan neck deformity Mallet finger. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Retrieved 9 December Patelofe,oral article is about certain forms of pagelofemoral under the patella.

Athletes are advised to talk to a physician for further medical diagnosis as symptoms may be similar to more serious problems within the knee.

For other uses, see Runner’s knee.