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Knee pain: Is it patellofemoral pain syndrome?

Patient: I’m 20 yrs old, I’ve been having knee pain when I sit. The pain is for a second or so.. What is the problem I have? I consulted a doctor, he said that it was patellofemoral pain syndrome.. What is this condition? I don’t have any x rays or MRI. I’m experiencing the pain since 2 weeks.

 

 

Symptoms: Knee pain and muscle pain near knee

 

 

Doctor:

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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