The view on the right shows common injury sites within the knee. Problems with the knee in this view can be caused by;
On the left is an exploded view of the knee joint itself. Injuries common in this area are;
On the right shows another very common knee problem that is often misdiagnosed
Due to the differing anatomy of the female, with wider hips and pelvis knee pain can be a particular problem especially when partaking in high impact sporting activity. In fact the prevalence of knee wear and tear arthritis in women is far higher than that of men.
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