Infrapatellar Tendinitis

(Jumper’s knee, Sinding-Larsen-Johansson disease) The infrapatellar tendinitis is a osteochondrosis, which is a wear injury to the patellar tendon at the base to the lower pole of the patella. Knee pain with tenderness the infrapatellar tendon physically active children are caused by chronic overuse, which usually occurs during skating, basketball or volleyball. This occurs mainly in children aged 10 to 13 years. The pain is particularly strong when the knee…

September 3, 2018