ELPS is an abbreviation for 'excessive lateral pressure syndrome.'

lateral overpressure syndrome
lateral patellar compression syndrome

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Diagnosis and Treatment of Lateral Patellar Compression Syndrome. Saper MG and Shneider DA. Arthrosc Tech. 2014 Oct; 3(5): e633–e638.

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