Jumper's knee

Case contributed by Dr Salem Bauones


Chronic Knee Pain.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male

Focal fusiform thickening with signal abnormalities of the proximal third of patellar tendon, associated with fissure of the deep posterior proximal fibers of the patellar tendon.

Case Discussion

Findings are compatible with proximal patellar tendinosis (Jumper's knee).
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Case information

rID: 25194
Published: 11th Oct 2013
Last edited: 14th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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