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Adolescent Anterior Knee Pain  External Link

A teenager who is active in sports and starts to feel a dull, aching pain behind the kneecap (patella) on either or both legs may need to adjust his or her training routine. Chronic pain in the front ... Details >

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons  External Link

Knee Bracing: What Works?  External Link

Knee braces are supports that you wear for a painful or injured knee. Some people use them to prevent knee injuries during sports. Most people who wear knee braces feel that they help. Doctors are try... Details >

American Academy of Family Physicians  External Link

Meniscal tear  External Link

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One of the most commonly injured parts of the knee, the meniscus is a wedge-like rubbery cushion where the major bones of your leg connect. Meniscal cartilage curves like the letter "C" at the inside ... Details >

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons  External Link

Questions and Answers About Knee Problems

This consumer health information fact sheet contains general information about knee problems. Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of specific types of knee injuries and conditions are covered. The fact... Details >

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health