Radiologic evaluation of chondromalacia patellae.

  title={Radiologic evaluation of chondromalacia patellae.},
  author={F. Lund and Bo E. Nilsson},
  journal={Acta radiologica: diagnosis},
  volume={21 3},
In a series of patients in whom the patello-femoral joint had been examined by arthroscopy, in conjunction with arthrotomy or both, previously obtained films were reviewed. A series of radiologic morphometric measurements with bearing on the shape of the patella and the patello-femoral joint was carried out and compared between patients who had normal patello-femoral joints, patients with chondromalacia grade II or III and patients with chondromalacia grade IV or arthrosis. No difference… CONTINUE READING