Iliotibial Band Syndrome

Known as: Iliotibial Band Syndrome [Disease/Finding], Syndrome, Iliotibial Band 
An overuse injury causing lateral knee pain that results from repetitive friction of the iliotibial band over the lateral femoral epicondyle.
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1987-2017
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2014
2014
Lateral knee pain in athletes is commonly seen in the sports medicine clinic, and the diagnosis of iliotibial band (ITB) syndrome… (More)
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2014
2014
Proximal factors such as excessive frontal plane pelvis and trunk motion have been postulated to be biomechanical risk factors… (More)
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2008
2008
Iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS) is an overuse injury mainly affecting runners. The initial treatment is conservative. Only, in… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Iliotibial band syndrome is the leading cause of lateral knee pain in runners. It is thought that pain develops from… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND Iliotibial band syndrome is the leading cause of lateral knee pain in runners. Despite its high prevalence, little is… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Iliotibial band (ITB) syndrome is a common overuse injury in runners and cyclists. It is regarded as a friction syndrome where… (More)
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2000
2000
Though recognizing the sharp, burning lateral knee pain of iliotibial band syndrome isn't difficult, treating the condition can… (More)
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1994
1994
Seven cases of iliotibial band syndrome and the pathoanatomic findings of each, as demonstrated by magnetic resonance imaging… (More)
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1993
1993
Iliotibial band syndrome is an overuse injury caused by repetitive friction of the iliotibial band across the lateral femoral… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Forty-four patients with symptomatic chronic anterior cruciate ligament instabilities that had been reconstructed with the… (More)
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