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Patellar Apprehension Test

August 22nd, 2017


  • Test For

  • Patellar dislocation or dislocatability.
  • Perform

  • Apply a laterally directed force onto the medial patellar, and vice versa.
  • Abnormal If

  • The patient shows signs of pain or apprehension regarding imminent dislocation of their patella.
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