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2 comments on “Common Causes of Kneecap Pain

  1. Thanks for this post. My wife is starting to get some popping and clicking in her knee, especially when climbing stairs. It sounds like a compression sleeve might be a good start to mitigate any issues, especially while playing sports.

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