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Runner's Knee is a medical condition that affects anyone who is involved in strenuous activities around the knee like excess walking, bending or running. Runner's Knee is not a specific injury or a disease, but it described a general pain that you feel when you have a knee problem. Symptoms are:
• Pain in front or around the kneecap
• Pain when you bend or move the knee
• Swelling around the knee cap
• Popping or grinding feeling inside the knee joint
HOW IS RUNNER'S KNEE DIAGNOSED?
To diagnose runner's knee, the doctor will perform a thorough physical exam. He may also need tests that can let him look inside the joint, such as X-rays, MRIs, or CT scans.
HOW IS RUNNER'S KNEE TREATED?
Resting the affected area and if there is swelling then the use of ice or an elastic bandage could help patients with Runner's leg. Elevating the affected area can also provide relief to patients. In severe cases surgery could be required to repair damaged cartilage or to realign the kneecap.
DID YOU KNOW?
Middle-aged women and overweight individuals are at a greater risk of getting Runner's Knee.