Squinting patellae is when the two kneecaps face towards each other despite the patient standing comfortably with the feet facing forwards.

 

Implications of squinting patellae

This issue usually implies a rotational deformity of one or both of the long bones - femur or tibia.

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Discussing rotational problems with the log bones of the leg and how they can affect the kneecap.

Conditions interfering with patellofemoral mechanics

Part 4a of a course on Patellofemoral Pain by Dr Ronald Grelsamer of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.

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