Knee bursae

Case contributed by Dr Ayla Al Kabbani
Diagram

Illustration of the knee joint shows the suprapatellar bursa under the quadriceps femoris, the prepatellar bursa anterior to the patella, and the infrapatellar bursa between tibia and ligamentum patellae.

Case Discussion

Author: Häggström, Mikael (2014). "Medical gallery of Mikael Häggström 2014". WikiJournal of Medicine 1 (2). DOI:10.15347/wjm/2014.008ISSN 2002-4436Public Domain.

Source: wikipedia

Original file: https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Prepatellar_bursa.png#mw-jump-to-license

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Case information

rID: 69145
Published: 30th Jun 2019
Last edited: 30th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Damascus University - Faculty of Medicine

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