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Double layered patella

A double-layered patella (DLP) is a rare form of bipartite patella.

It is a congenital anomaly which presents with multiple fragmented patellae with smooth, well-corticated borders. A double-layered patella is considered pathognomonic for multiple epiphyseal dysplasia.1


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rID: 56364
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Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Double-layered patella (DLP)

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