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Quadriceps Tendinitis Evaluation
- Pain on range of motion of the knee
- Redness to the skin over the tendon
- Knee swelling
- Knee tenderness
The diagnosis of knee tendinitis is usually made during physical exam.
Tests that may be used to evaluate knee tendinitis include:
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PubMed Quadriceps Tendinitis References
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- Richards DP, Ajemian SV, Wiley JP, Zernicke RF. Knee joint dynamics predict patellar tendinitis in elite volleyball players. Am J Sports Med. 1996 Sep-Oct;24(5):676-83.