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Abnormal patella morphology

MedGen UID:
867378
Concept ID:
C4021743
Anatomical Abnormality
Synonym: Abnormality of the patella
 
HPO: HP:0003045

Definition

Abnormality of the patella (knee cap). [from HPO]

Conditions with this feature

Chondromalacia of patella
MedGen UID:
939
Concept ID:
C0008475
Disease or Syndrome
Familial chondromalacia patellae is an inherited bone disorder described in 5 families in 1963 and is characterized by localized patellar pain and male-to-male transmission.

Professional guidelines

PubMed

McMahon SE, LeRoux JA, Smith TO, Hing CB
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2016 Sep;24(9):2798-2805. Epub 2015 Jan 7 doi: 10.1007/s00167-014-3498-z. PMID: 25564195
Christian RA, Rossy WH, Sherman OH
Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013) 2014;72(3):217-24. PMID: 25429390
Dragoo JL, Johnson C, McConnell J
Sports Med 2012 Jan 1;42(1):51-67. doi: 10.2165/11595680-000000000-00000. PMID: 22149697

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

De Leeuw A, Abidi S, Scarciolla L, Petersbourg D, Putman S, Cotten A
Semin Musculoskelet Radiol 2024 Jun;28(3):257-266. Epub 2024 May 20 doi: 10.1055/s-0044-1785538. PMID: 38768591
Blønd L
Acta Orthop Belg 2017 Sep;83(3):367-386. PMID: 30423638
de Munnik SA, Hoefsloot EH, Roukema J, Schoots J, Knoers NV, Brunner HG, Jackson AP, Bongers EM
Orphanet J Rare Dis 2015 Sep 17;10:114. doi: 10.1186/s13023-015-0322-x. PMID: 26381604Free PMC Article
Koh JL, Stewart C
Clin Sports Med 2014 Jul;33(3):461-76. Epub 2014 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.csm.2014.03.011. PMID: 24993410
Ferretti A, Ippolito E, Mariani P, Puddu G
Am J Sports Med 1983 Mar-Apr;11(2):58-62. doi: 10.1177/036354658301100202. PMID: 6846682

Diagnosis

Lum ZC, Saiz AM, Pereira GC, Meehan JP
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2020 Apr 15;28(8):316-323. doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-19-00422. PMID: 31934927
Samuels ME, Campeau PM
Eur J Hum Genet 2019 May;27(5):671-680. Epub 2019 Jan 21 doi: 10.1038/s41431-018-0329-6. PMID: 30664715Free PMC Article
Vanlerberghe C, Boutry N, Petit F
Clin Genet 2018 Jul;94(1):43-53. Epub 2018 Apr 11 doi: 10.1111/cge.13209. PMID: 29322497
Koh JL, Stewart C
Clin Sports Med 2014 Jul;33(3):461-76. Epub 2014 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.csm.2014.03.011. PMID: 24993410
Dragoo JL, Johnson C, McConnell J
Sports Med 2012 Jan 1;42(1):51-67. doi: 10.2165/11595680-000000000-00000. PMID: 22149697

Therapy

Fan C, Li M, Yang G, Feng X, Wang F
Orthop Surg 2021 Jun;13(4):1196-1204. Epub 2021 May 4 doi: 10.1111/os.12971. PMID: 33942989Free PMC Article
Lum ZC, Saiz AM, Pereira GC, Meehan JP
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2020 Apr 15;28(8):316-323. doi: 10.5435/JAAOS-D-19-00422. PMID: 31934927
McMahon SE, LeRoux JA, Smith TO, Hing CB
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2016 Sep;24(9):2798-2805. Epub 2015 Jan 7 doi: 10.1007/s00167-014-3498-z. PMID: 25564195
Christian RA, Rossy WH, Sherman OH
Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013) 2014;72(3):217-24. PMID: 25429390
Saddik D, McNally EG, Richardson M
Skeletal Radiol 2004 Aug;33(8):433-44. Epub 2004 Jun 19 doi: 10.1007/s00256-003-0724-z. PMID: 15221217

Prognosis

Witzgall R
Pflugers Arch 2017 Aug;469(7-8):927-936. Epub 2017 Jul 5 doi: 10.1007/s00424-017-2013-z. PMID: 28681095
Ayyıldız VA, Özgökçe M, Oğul H
Joint Bone Spine 2017 Dec;84(6):739. Epub 2017 Feb 11 doi: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2017.01.007. PMID: 28196777
Harita Y, Kitanaka S, Isojima T, Ashida A, Hattori M
Pediatr Nephrol 2017 Oct;32(10):1845-1850. Epub 2016 Jul 23 doi: 10.1007/s00467-016-3462-x. PMID: 27450397
Merchant AC
Clin Orthop Relat Res 2001 Aug;(389):15-21. doi: 10.1097/00003086-200108000-00004. PMID: 11501803
Ferretti A, Ippolito E, Mariani P, Puddu G
Am J Sports Med 1983 Mar-Apr;11(2):58-62. doi: 10.1177/036354658301100202. PMID: 6846682

Clinical prediction guides

Nielsen-Dandoroff E, Ruegg MSG, Bicknell LS
Eur J Hum Genet 2023 Aug;31(8):859-868. Epub 2023 Apr 14 doi: 10.1038/s41431-023-01359-z. PMID: 37059840Free PMC Article
Markova T, Kenis V, Melchenko E, Alieva A, Nagornova T, Orlova A, Ogorodova N, Shchagina O, Polyakov A, Dadali E, Kutsev S
Genes (Basel) 2022 Aug 24;13(9) doi: 10.3390/genes13091512. PMID: 36140680Free PMC Article
Vanlerberghe C, Boutry N, Petit F
Clin Genet 2018 Jul;94(1):43-53. Epub 2018 Apr 11 doi: 10.1111/cge.13209. PMID: 29322497
Ferretti A, Ippolito E, Mariani P, Puddu G
Am J Sports Med 1983 Mar-Apr;11(2):58-62. doi: 10.1177/036354658301100202. PMID: 6846682
Sabnis SG, Antonovych TT, Argy WP, Rakowski TA, Gandy DR, Salcedo JR
Clin Nephrol 1980 Sep;14(3):148-53. PMID: 7418282

Recent systematic reviews

Bartsch A, Lubberts B, Mumme M, Egloff C, Pagenstert G
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 2018 Nov;138(11):1563-1573. Epub 2018 Jun 11 doi: 10.1007/s00402-018-2971-4. PMID: 29948223
McMahon SE, LeRoux JA, Smith TO, Hing CB
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2016 Sep;24(9):2798-2805. Epub 2015 Jan 7 doi: 10.1007/s00167-014-3498-z. PMID: 25564195
Plinsinga ML, Brink MS, Vicenzino B, van Wilgen CP
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 2015 Nov;45(11):864-75. Epub 2015 Sep 21 doi: 10.2519/jospt.2015.5895. PMID: 26390275
Matic GT, Flanigan DC
Knee 2015 Sep;22(4):280-5. Epub 2015 Jan 17 doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2015.01.005. PMID: 26014341
Matic GT, Flanigan DC
Orthopedics 2014 Sep;37(9):623-8. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20140825-07. PMID: 25350615

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