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The Etiology of Chondromalacia Patellae

Chapter

Abstract

Outerbridge RE.

Keywords

Cartilage Lesion Chondral Lesion Chondral Defect International Cartilage Repair Society Medial Meniscectomy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Health and Life SciencesNorthumbria UniversityNewcastle upon TyneUK
  2. 2.Department of Trauma and OrthopaedicsQueen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, Northumbria UniversityNewcastle Upon TyneUK

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