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Overview

Patellofemoral (puh-tel-o-FEM-uh-rul) pain syndrome is pain at the front of your knee, around your kneecap (patella). Sometimes called "" it''acces-list-container rc-list''t improve within a few days, consult your doctor.

Causes

Doctors aren''s been associated with:

  • Overuse. Running or jumping sports puts repetitive stress on your knee joint, which can cause irritation under the kneecap.
  • Muscle imbalances or weaknesses. Patellofemoral pain can occur when the muscles around your hip and knee don''s wider pelvis increases the angle at which the bones in the knee joint meet.
  • Certain sports. Participation in running and jumping sports can put extra stress on your knees, especially when you increase your training level.

Prevention

Sometimes knee pain just happens. But certain steps may help prevent the pain.

  • Maintain strength. Strong quadriceps and hip abductor muscles help keep the knee balanced during activity, but avoid deep squatting during your weight training.
  • Think alignment and technique. Ask your doctor or physical therapist about flexibility and strength exercises to optimize your technique for jumping, running and pivoting — and to help the patella track properly in its groove. Especially important is exercise for your outer hip muscles to prevent your knee from caving inward when you squat, land from a jump or step down from a step.
  • Lose excess pounds. If you''Connor FG, et al. Patellofemoral pain syndrome. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed Nov. 5, 2015.
  • Patellofemoral pain syndrome. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00680. Accessed Nov. 5, 2015.
  • Bogla LA, et al. An update for the conservative management of patellofemoral pain syndrome: A systematic review of the literature from 2000 to 2010. The International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2011;6:112.
  • Laskowski ER (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Nov. 9, 2015.

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