PFS is an abbreviation of 'patellofemoral syndrome'.

 

A group of symptoms

PFS is a group of symptoms relating to pain being felt in the front of the knee. It is a non-specific diagnosis going by several different names, but patients tend to have a pattern of dynamic valgus at the knees (Knock knee) with flat feet. It may be more frequent in adolescents who are rapidly growing.

Synonyms: 
Patellofemoral pain syndrome
Anterior knee pain syndrome
PFPS
AKP
Patellofemoral pain syndrome
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FORUM DISCUSSIONS

Chronic PFS- need advice, feel I've tried everything

Went from healthy to PFS and cant bear weight within 2 months?

Anyone have lower back pain with PFS?


CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Patellofemoral pain syndrome. Petersen W, Ellermann A, Gösele-Koppenburg A, Best R, Rembitzki IV, Brüggemann G-P and Liebau C. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014; 22(10): 2264–2274.


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