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tendinopathy, also known as jumper's knee, affects the
tendons that attach the kneecap to the shinbone and the quadriceps tendon to the
kneecap. Prolonged kneeling can cause
prepatellar bursitis, which can develop into an
egg-shaped bump on the front of the kneecap. To prevent and ease knee pain
during work, play, and daily activities:
Current as of:
September 27, 2012
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& Kenneth J. Koval, MD - Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Trauma
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