Physiotherapy for Infra-Patellar Bursitis
Physiotherapy for Infra-Patellar Bursitis

What is Infra-Patellar Bursitis?  

Infra-Patellar Bursitis, also known as ‘clergyman’s knee’, is a common type of knee bursitis, located at the below kneecap.   

Causes of Infra-Patellar Bursitis

  • Overuse
  • Direct blow to front knee
  • Chronic friction such as kneeling, praying
  • Common sports injuries for wrestling, volleyball where fall and land on knees
  • Infection
  • Gout

Signs and Symptoms of Infra-Patellar Bursitis

  • Pain
  • Swelling over bursa below the kneecap
  • Limited movement when bend or straightening knee, catching sensation
  • Relieved with rest and sitting
  • Unable to kneel
  • Difficulty walking downstairs

Physiotherapy Treatment for Infra-Patellar Bursitis

At Physioclinic, our physiotherapist’s goal is to help you return to your sports, work or daily activities as soon as possible.   

Physiotherapy Treatments may include:   

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