Patellar Subluxation and Dislocation
Subluxation – The patella partially coming off of its track.
Patellar Subluxation may be caused by Iliotibial Band Syndrome, trauma-such as a twisting injury, or general malalignment of the patella. Patellar Dislocation is usually due to a traumatic injury – such as a blow to the knee.
Pain in the patellar region.
R.I.C.E. Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation.