Fracture of Knee Cap / Knee Cap Fracture / Patella Fracture
What are the Causes of Fracture of Knee Cap?
A direct blow, such as a collision with dashboard in a motor vehicle accident.
A fall on a flexed knee or forceful quadriceps contraction, such as with stumbling or falling.
Chronic stress to the knee.
Pathologic conditions or chronic infections can lead to fractures.