Hany Elrashidy, MD
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Hany Elrashidy, MD
Dr. Elrashidy is an Orthopedic Surgeon with subspecialty training in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy and Shoulder Surgery.
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What Happens With a Quadriceps Tendon Rupture

What Happens With a Quadriceps Tendon Rupture

The quadriceps tendon is a thick, strong tendon that can withstand tremendous force. In daily life, it acts as part of the extensor mechanism to straighten the knee. People who injure the extensor mechanism may tear the quad tendon, tear the patellar tendon, or fracture the kneecap. All of these injuries have similar treatments and rehabilitation plans.

Source: Verywell Health

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