Prefemoral fat pad
Citation, DOI, disclosures and article data
At the time the article was created Duncan Lyons had no recorded disclosures.View Duncan Lyons's current disclosures
At the time the article was last revised Andrew Murphy had no recorded disclosures.View Andrew Murphy's current disclosures
The prefemoral fat pad, also called the posterior suprapatellar fat pad or supratrochlear fat pad, is a normal collection of adipose tissue anterior to the femur. It is one of the three main anterior fat pads of the knee, along with the infrapatellar and quadriceps fat pads.
- 1. Mohamed Jarraya, Luis E. Diaz, Frank W. Roemer, William F. Arndt, Ajay R. Goud, Ali Guermazi. MRI Findings Consistent with Peripatellar Fat Pad Impingement: How Much Related to Patellofemoral Maltracking?. (2020) Magnetic Resonance in Medical Sciences. 17 (3): 195. doi:10.2463/mrms.rev.2017-0063 - Pubmed