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The LIBRARY => Medical Abbreviations => Topic started by: amy1 on June 19, 2005, 08:30:57 PM

Title: what is a J sign
Post by: amy1 on June 19, 2005, 08:30:57 PM
What does this mean "she has quite large J sign with active extension.
Title: Re: what is a J sign
Post by: Stacye on March 08, 2007, 04:19:02 AM
thats what they say i have on my left knee.
Title: Re: what is a J sign
Post by: Amanda1975 on July 08, 2007, 09:41:42 PM
I think it means that your knee cap is moving over to the outerside of your knee in a J shape when you straighten your knee.  It should go straight up and down.  I have J Lateral Malalignment which I guess is another way of saying the same thing.

Amanda