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The kneecap fracture in a runner that wasn’t; the problem with a painful knee

The kneecap fracture in a runner that wasn’t; the problem with a painful knee This past weekend, I was the medical director for a track and field event at Franklyn Township high school. I was quite busy helping many children and their parents understand some of the running related problems they were experiencing. One mom stopped by to ask me about her daughter who could not run due to knee pain, which began while running during practice. At the end of practice, her daughter could barely walk and had excruciating knee pain. I asked her if the daughter was at Read More »