Navigation Links
Patella


The patella, also known as the knee cap or kneepan, is a thick, circular-triangular bone which articulates with the femur and covers and protects the knee joint. It is the largest sesamoid bone in the human body. It is...
Full article >>>

Discusses chondromalacia including diagnosis and treatment of anterior knee pain, maltracking patella syndromes, cartilage damage, arthritis, and Hyalgan injections.
Full article >>>

patella n. , pl. -tellae . A flat triangular bone located at the front of the knee joint. ... The vastus intermedialis muscle is attached to the base of patella. ...
Full article >>>

More about Nail-Patella Syndrome: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Resources Nail-Patella Syndrome Definition Nail-patella syndrome,
Full article >>>

Patella injuries are a common orthopedic injury and cause of pain. ... Chondromalacia Patellae - Runner's Knee - Printer Friendly. Chondromalacia of the Knee ...
Full article >>>

Most patella fractures heal well and patients tend to return to their previous level of ... A patella fracture most often occurs from a fall onto the kneecap. ...
Full article >>>

Patella pain may be associated with other symptoms, such as instability or ... Here are two X-rays that illustrate the best views of the patella. ...
Full article >>>

Dr. Jeffrey Halbrecht specializes in treating knee pain, namely patellofemoral problems stemming from patella misalignment, patella dislocation, and chondromalacia ...
Full article >>>

The patella is located inside the quadriceps tendon. The patella acts as a fulcrum to increase the ... Usually, the patella moves laterally (to the outside) ...
Full article >>>

A Patient's Guide to Chondromalacia Patella. Compliments of: ... The underside of the patella is covered with. articular cartilage, the smooth, slippery ...
Full article >>>

Grade I - the patella can be manually luxated but is reduced (returns to the ... The patella remains luxated until it is manually reduced or when the animal ...
Full article >>>

The patella is 2 to 3 inches wide and 3 to 4 inches long. ... Patella – The bone that sits over the other bones at the front of the knee joint ...
Full article >>>

Patella information including symptoms, causes, diseases, symptoms, treatments, and other ... Patella: a small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that ...
Full article >>>

Online Medical Dictionary and glossary with medical definitions ... The patella is a sesamoid bone, a little bone (sesamoid = like a sesame seed) ...
Full article >>>

Luxated patella is a common knee problem and cause of lameness in dogs. ... A luxating patella may affect some animals much more severely. ...
Full article >>>

What causes a dislocated patella? ... a dislocated patella most often ... A dislocated patella may reduce spontaneously; meaning the kneecap goes back to ...
Full article >>>

Dislocating Kneecap in Dogs - Luxating Patella ... The patella (commonly known as the kneecap) normally rides in a groove at the ...
Full article >>>

Information about patella in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. patella ... common limpet, Patella vulgata - marine limpet. How to thank ...
Full article >>>

Read about chondromalacia patella (patellofemoral syndrome) treatment, diagnosis, ... What is the prognosis (outlook) with chondromalacia patella? ...
Full article >>>

... Client Information Series explaining the diagnosis and treatment of patella luxation in pets ... The purpose of the patella is to help stabilize the ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:7/24/2017)... ... July 24, 2017 , ... Axiad IDS , a leading provider of ... with WALLIX to expand its solution to help government contractors more quickly ... number of ways to address the authentication requirements within NIST SP800-171, but no ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... , ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... fat (adipose) transfer systems announces the issuance of United States Patent Number 9,695,398 ... its adipose filtration technology. The '398 and '324 patents cover methods and ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... July 24, 2017 , ... ... solution focused on delivering end-to-end sleep health care at scale, indicates record-breaking ... shows that adherence rates for positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy, the most widely ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... July 24, 2017 , ... Committed to eliminating clubfoot as ... 100,000 children in their treatment program. Clubfoot is a pervasive problem in the ... is limited or non-existent. Without intervention, these children are destined to grow up ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... On July 19th, the Chinese Academy ... the awarding ceremony was held successfully in Beijing. The State Health Planning Commission, ... system, and national Chinese medicine experts also attended the event, including more than ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
Other medicine dictionary