Conditions of thigh & knee Flashcards Preview

SMB 4 > Conditions of thigh & knee > Flashcards

Flashcards in Conditions of thigh & knee Deck (11):
1

Patellofemoral Pain- Eti

Anterior knee pain, runners knee- due to loose ligaments & patella or tight soft tissues. Due to trauma or repetitive use

2

Patellofemoral Pain- Sx

Pain in anterior knee with bending, lateral bending or tilting of patella. Increased patellar deviation

3

Patellofemoral Pain- Dx

Apprehension sign, patellar grind test, X-ray

4

Patellofemoral Pain- Tx

Stabilizing & strengthening exercise, ice, NSAIDs

5

Popliteal (Baker) cyst- Eti

Inflammation of bursa on popliteal fossa.

6

Popliteal (Baker) cyst- Sx

Tenderness & swelling, limited ROM, rupture leased to calf pain

7

Popliteal (Baker) cyst- Dx

Rule out infection, MRI to show rupture

8

Popliteal (Baker) cyst- Tx

Rest, elevation, triamcinalone injection

9

Osgood-Schlatter syndrome- Eti

Adolescents. Males Disorder in growing tibial tuberosity. Slef limiting

10

Osgood-Schlatter syndrome- Sx

Pain, swelling & tenderness over tibial tubercle. Worse with activity.

11

Osgood-Schlatter syndrome- Tx

Stretching, NSAIDs, ice