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  • How Is Jumper’s Knee Treated?

    Jumper’s knee is an injury to the tendon usually caused by overuse and repetitive actions that stress the tendon. We review the variety of conservative and surgical options available to treat this injury.

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    What Is Jumper’s Knee?

    Athletes competing in sports like soccer, basketball, and volleyball are at higher risk for patellar tendinitis, commonly known as jumper’s knee. We explain how this injury is caused and the treatment options available.