Patellar tendinitis (patellar tendinopathy, also known as jumper's knee), is a
relatively common cause of pain in the inferior patellar region in athletes.
Jumper's knee is an inflammation or injury of the patellar tendon. Although it can
seem minor, it's actually a serious condition that can get worse over time and ...
Oct 25, 2013 ... ... tendinopathy seen in skeletally mature athletes. Jumper's knee usually affects
the attachment of the patellar tendon to the inferior patellar pole.
Jumpers Knee or patellar tendonitis is a degenerative condition of the tendon
which connects the patella and quads muscles to the Tibia (shin bone). Here, the
Apr 2, 2013 ... Blazina et al first used the term jumper's knee (patellar tendinopathy, patellar
tendinosis, patellar tendinitis) in 1973 to describe an insertional ...
Jumper's Knee. Patellar tendinitis, also known as jumper's knee, is a relatively
common inflammatory condition that causes pain in the anterior (front) aspect of ...
Jun 26, 2009 ... You don't have to be a jumper to get jumper's knee, but that activity would put you
in a high-risk group. Patellar tendinitis, the medical term for ...
Patellar tendinitis, also known as jumper's knee, is most common in athletes
whose sports involve frequent jumping — such as basketball and volleyball.
Patellar Tendinitis, or Jumper's knee, is an extremely painful and frustrating injury
that puts a big strain on the front of the knee joint, just below the knee cap.