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:5/5/2016)... ... 05, 2016 , ... TLC Laser Eye Centers announced today that it has ... will now be called “Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute, a TLC Laser Eye Center.” ... facility to ensure that patients continue to receive the highest quality of care. In ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 05, ... ... and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists , led ... understanding of key business and economic issues.  This one-day program at the ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... and Make-A-Wish grants the most heartfelt wishes of these children. The wishes ... medical treatment. President and CEO of Make-A-Wish Mississippi, Brent Wilson said, “In ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... A recent ... continue to face challenges in getting employees to understand and use the free preventive ... of the nation’s leading non-profit business groups of large, self-insured public and private employers, ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 ... ... risk factors among Pittsburgh-area schoolchildren has found that more than 40 percent of ... Deborah Gentile, MD , Director of Allergy and Asthma Clinical Research in the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
Other medicine dictionary