Knee Surgery

Prepateller Bursitis (Maid Series)

Prepateller Bursitis (Maid Series)

What is Prepatellar Bursitis?


The anterior surface of the patella bursitis is a direct result of an injury such as falling on the knee or knees become inflamed after a long-lasting activities. Diagnosis can be put very clearly in the anterior surface of the patella that is sensitive, sometimes hot and red, often with swelling. Conservative treatment may be sufficient. Bursitis result may be obtained by aspiration. Surgical treatment is suitable if the bursitis is very large.

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Prof.Dr. Seref Aktas