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Plica syndrome

Author
Andrew J. M. Gregory, MD
Section Editor
Richard G Bachur, MD
Deputy Editor
James F Wiley, II, MD, MPH

INTRODUCTION

The diagnosis and treatment of plica syndrome will be reviewed here. The causes and diagnostic approach to knee pain in the young athlete and adults are discussed separately:

(See "Approach to acute knee pain and injury in children and skeletally immature adolescents".)

(See "Approach to chronic knee pain or injury in children or skeletally immature adolescents".)

(See "General evaluation of the adult with knee pain".)

(See "Physical examination of the knee".)

                         

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